Tallest Chinese potato plant

AK Narayanan of Chalakudy, Thrissur, Kerala observed that a Chinese potato (Plectranthus rotundifolius) plant in his home garden had grown an incredible 193 cm (6 ft 4 in) tall as on Nov 13, 2014. Although belonging to the mint family, the plant is cultivated for its edible tubers which have a sweet and aromatic taste when cooked.

VIJAYA GHOSE
EDITOR
Venkatesh Kini
PRESIDENT
COCA-COLA INDIA &
SOUTH WEST ASIA