Tuber - raw or cooked. Prized for eating
There are no material uses listed for Arjona patagonica.
There are no medicinal uses listed for Arjona patagonica.
Seed - we have no details for this species but suggest sowing the seed in spring in a greenhouse. When large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on in the greenhouse for at least their first winter. Plant out in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts.
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We have very little information on this plant and do not know if it will be hardy in Britain, though judging by its native range it should succeed outdoors in many parts of this country. Going by its native habitat it should be very wind resistant and probably requires a light to medium well-drained soil in a sunny position.
Is this the same plant that is listed as A. tuberosa. Cav. in 
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Associations & Interactions
There are no interactions listed for Arjona patagonica. Do you know of an interaction that should be listed here? edit this page to add it.
Polycultures & Guilds
There are no polycultures listed which include Arjona patagonica.
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Material uses & Functions
- Strong wind
- Maritime exposure
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