John&Jacq~s Garden

Dioscorea polystachya with edible tubers and has medicinal uses

Dioscorea polystachya (Chinese Yam, Cinnamon Vine, Ubi Keladi in Malay)

Chinese Yam or Cinnamon Vine produces edible tubers which can measure up to 1 m long and weigh up to 2.5 kilograms.

It’s flavourful and nutritious with taste between a sweet potato and a regular potato.

Besides, it contains medicinal properties that are essential in promoting good health.

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