Yam - Oca

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A tuberous vegetable that produces colourful tubers that can be cooked like potato or eaten raw.

Yam - Oca (4 varieties)

$1.45

Mixed Pack of 4 different varieties Bunyip, Aphrodite, Solomon and Romeo. The Oca Yam is a small, red, waxy, crinkled tuber. The tubers have a tangy, acid nutty flavour and are a great accompaniment to roast dinners. Temperatures over 28 degrees cause plants to wilt - suitable for cooler climates.

Yam - Oca - Aphrodite

$12.90 ($3.00-$12.90 choose a size)

Aphrodite is a variety from the Garden Larder breeding/selection program. The tubers are cream coloured with pink eyes. It is an average producer of 1/2 to 1 kg per plant. Tubers vary in size.Cook like potatoes, usually roasted until soft, but can be microwaved or added to stews. If you leave the tubers to dehydrate they become sweet, often sweet enough to eat like you would dried fruit.

Yam - Oca - Bunyip

$3.00

Bunyip is a variety from the Garden Larder breeding/selection program. The tubers are cream lightly blushed with pink and with pink eyes. Many large tubers. Oca is a close relative of the weed oxalis that you may find in your garden, though oca does not go weedy, and produces tasty tubers in late Autumn/early Winter. They have a starchy, potato like flavour and texture.

Yam - Oca - Juliet

$3.00

Juliet is a variety from the Garden Larder breeding/selection program. The tubers are off white coloured but occasionally with the slightest pink tinge. It is an average producer of 1/2 to 3/4 kg per plant. Tubers vary in size with many small.Cook like potatoes, usually roasted until soft, but can be microwaved or added to stews. If you leave the tubers to dehydrate they become sweet, often sweet enough to eat like you would dried fruit.

Yam - Oca - Romeo (3)

$3.00

Romeo is a variety from the Garden Larder breeding/selection program. The tubers are dark pink on a creamy background with darker eyes. It is an average producer of 1/2 to one kg per plant. Tubers vary in size with many med to large.Cook like potatoes, usually roasted until soft, but can be microwaved or added to stews. If you leave the tubers to dehydrate they become sweet, often sweet enough to eat like you would dried fruit.

Yam - Oca - Solomon (3)

$3.00

Solomon is a variety from the Garden Larder breeding/selection program. The tubers are pink with red eyes. It is an average producer of 1/2 to one kg per plant. Tubers vary in size with many large. Soil conditions can cause spottiness of the skin.Cook like potatoes, usually roasted until soft, but can be microwaved or added to stews. If you leave the tubers to dehydrate they become sweet, often sweet enough to eat like you would dried fruit.

Yam - Oca (4 varieties)

$1.45

Mixed Pack of 4 different varieties Bunyip, Aphrodite, Solomon and Romeo. The Oca Yam is a small, red, waxy, crinkled tuber. The tubers have a tangy, acid nutty flavour and are a great accompaniment to roast dinners. Temperatures over 28 degrees cause plants to wilt - suitable for cooler climates.

Yam - Oca - Bunyip

$3.00

Bunyip is a variety from the Garden Larder breeding/selection program. The tubers are cream lightly blushed with pink and with pink eyes. Many large tubers. Oca is a close relative of the weed oxalis that you may find in your garden, though oca does not go weedy, and produces tasty tubers in late Autumn/early Winter. They have a starchy, potato like flavour and texture.

Yam - Oca - Solomon (3)

$3.00

Solomon is a variety from the Garden Larder breeding/selection program. The tubers are pink with red eyes. It is an average producer of 1/2 to one kg per plant. Tubers vary in size with many large. Soil conditions can cause spottiness of the skin.Cook like potatoes, usually roasted until soft, but can be microwaved or added to stews. If you leave the tubers to dehydrate they become sweet, often sweet enough to eat like you would dried fruit.

Yam - Oca - Romeo (3)

$3.00

Romeo is a variety from the Garden Larder breeding/selection program. The tubers are dark pink on a creamy background with darker eyes. It is an average producer of 1/2 to one kg per plant. Tubers vary in size with many med to large.Cook like potatoes, usually roasted until soft, but can be microwaved or added to stews. If you leave the tubers to dehydrate they become sweet, often sweet enough to eat like you would dried fruit.

Yam - Oca - Juliet

$3.00

Juliet is a variety from the Garden Larder breeding/selection program. The tubers are off white coloured but occasionally with the slightest pink tinge. It is an average producer of 1/2 to 3/4 kg per plant. Tubers vary in size with many small.Cook like potatoes, usually roasted until soft, but can be microwaved or added to stews. If you leave the tubers to dehydrate they become sweet, often sweet enough to eat like you would dried fruit.

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