How to grow Taro Root in your garden

Taro – A plant well known for its delicious nutty roots (corms/tubers) is easy to grow and tastes excellent!

Taro Plant

 In this video, you will see how to grow Taro Root, how to fertilize it, how to harvest it:


Fun Fact: 

Taro Root known by different names such as:

  • Cocoyam
  • Dasheen
  • Arbi
  • Arvi
  • Colocasia
  • Satoimo
  • Gabi
  • Mukhi kochu
  • Inhame 
  •  芋头 
  •  芋艿 
  • 芋頭,
  • Yùtou 
  • Tiquisque 
  • Tiquizque
  • Arrow root
  • Nduma 
  • Kolkas 
  • Kolokasi 
  • ñame 
  • Kasu
  • Ghandyali 
  • Chembu-kizhangu
  • Cheppankilangu
  • Saru
  • Kilkass
  • Pindalu 
  • Toran 
  • Aroei 
  • Pheuak
  • Chino

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2 thoughts on “How to grow Taro Root in your garden”

  1. Cant wait to grow taro root in my backyard! Thank you. Any suggestions on how often to water it? It seems like 2-3 days a week is the norm… Has anybody found a better schefule?

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