Name Variations Edit
- finger potato
About fingerling potatoes Edit
Wikipedia Article About Fingerling potato on Wikipedia
Plectranthus esculentus, indigenous to Africa, is grown for its edible tubers. It is more difficult to cultivate than P. rotundifolius, but able to give greater yields.
Botanical synonyms include Coleus esculentus and Coleus dazo. Vernacular names include dazo, rizga, umbondive, finger potato, and Livingstone potato.