It appears to be the same as Matariki and Hua Karoro and therefore one of our favourite spuds. It is thought that the same potatoes arrived in New Zealand, and then were separated to different parts of the country where they were developed in their local regions. A waxy yellow skin and flesh potato, multi-purpose.
Plant into fertile soil in rows 1 m apart at 40cm spacing in rows in early Spring, we recommend before the second week of September due to the psyllid bug. Frost tender so cover if danger of frost to get established.