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Kūmara cultivar. Matakauri.

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matakaurimākakaueremākakauri (East Coast synonyms collected by Williams 1894

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Kūmara cultivar. Cultivated in the northern districts - Bay of Islands, Hokianga, Kaitaia. Dark purple skin and flesh (Colenso 1881). Name recorded on the East Cape as a pre-European variety.

Reported by Williams 1894 as still found in cultivation.

All names recorded by Best 1925, (says "dark blue in colour")

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28 May 2007
13 June 2020
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