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Arracacha, Apio
Arracacia xanthorhiza

Family: Apiaceae (ay-pee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Arracacia (ar-ra-KAW-chee-uh) (Info)
Species: xanthorhiza (zan-tho-RISE-uh) (Info)

Category:

Bulbs

Vegetables

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Hardiness:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Unknown - Tell us

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jul 16, 2014, ciervatranquila from Malvern, PA wrote:

The species name is actually xanthorrhiza, with 2 r' s. Can we change that, or do we need to add it as a new plant?

Positive

On Feb 6, 2014, Eden_Ranch from Puerto Plata
Dominican Republic (Zone 11) wrote:

Also known as Peruvian parsnip