Taro Varieties in Hawaii

Paperback: $15.00
ISBN-13: 9781929325191
Published: February 2016
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86 pages | 8 pages of drawings and b&w photographs
  • About the Book
  • A reprint of the classic 1939 bulletin by Whitney, Bowers, and Takahashi, this publication contains detailed descriptions of 84 varieties of taro found in Hawai‘i. Appendices group the varieties into “finding lists” according to general descriptions. Eight pages of drawings and photographs illustrate the distinguishing morphological characteristics of the taro plant.

  • About the Author(s)
    • L.D. Whitney, Author

    • F.A.I. Bowers, Author

    • M. Takahashi, Author

  • Reviews and Endorsements
    • This classic treatise has lost none of its magic since the original Bulletin No. 84 was published eight decades ago. More than a fun read, it contains an overview of kalo varieties and agriculture science that is of great practical benefit for growers.
      —Robert Paull, UH Department of Tropical Plant & Soil Sciences
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