Maca - Lepidium meyenii

When to plant iSowing / transplanting
When to harvest iHarvest period
Height iAverage height
15 inches (38 cm)
Planting distance iPlanting distance
6 inches (15 cm)
Sowing depth iSowing depth
0.25 inches (0.6 cm)
Maca growing conditions
Relative growing difficulty iRelative growing difficulty
Soil & fertilization iSoil & fertilization difficulty
Care & maintenance iCare & maintenance difficulty
Pest & diseases iPests & diseases difficulty
Sun / Shade iSun / shade tolerance
Ideal soil type iIdeal soil types
Soil PH iSoil PH
Moisture / drainage iSoil drainage
USDA growing zone rangeiUSDA hardiness growing zones
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RHS hardiness iRHS hardiness rating
Photo by Vahe Martirosyan
Common names: Maca-Maca, Maino, Ayak chichira, Ayak willku
Pests: ,

Same family: Brassicaceae (40)

Same group: Other (60)