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Kūmara cultivar. Taurāpunga.

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Kūmara cultivar. Cultivated in the northern districts - Bay of Islands, Hokianga, Kaitaia. Red skin and flesh. A mealy sort (Colenso 1880).

Listed by Williams 1894 as a pre-European cultivar grown on the East Cape.

In list of kūmara varieties recorded by Gudgeon 1893.

Listed by Best 1925 (Taura-a-punga)

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28 May 2007
2 July 2020
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