Native to the Andes and very popular in New Zealand, Oxalis Tuberosum, known as Oca, is a perennial herbaceous plant that overwinters as underground stem tubers.
100 gr. of Oca daily consumption provides
55% of daily Vitamin B Value!
66% of daily Vitamin C value!
70% of daily Iron value!
And much more!
Eaten boiled, baked, fried, or dried, Oca is used as a potato alternative
with superb nutritious values!
|Plant Height||35 CM|
|Fruit Color||Crimson/Gold/Crimson & Gold|
|Planting Time||Spring - Autumn|
|Light Exposure||Full Sun|
|Growing Temp (°C)||14C (Night) 20C (Day time)|
|Weeks to 1st Harvest||14 Weeks|
|Propagation Units||Rooted Cuttings, Unrooted Cuttings|
|Pinched RC Plant||Yes|
|Lead Time||5 Weeks|
|Recommended Pot Sizes (for retailers)||Weeks||Product Status|
|1L||3 wks. for pot sale.|
|14 wks. for tubers|
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