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Taro (Olhu ala)

Colocasia esculenta


a delicious tuber crop... although its habitat is being lost day by day....

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Kakahiaka 9 years ago

Looks like loi kalo. That's what we call our wetland taro patches here in Hawaii. We kui or mash the corms and make poi as well as eat the leaves and stems. What do you folks do with it?

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Spotted on Dec 25, 2010
Submitted on Mar 26, 2012

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