Swedes are edible roots with white flesh,have a delicate, sweet flavour, a great texture. it is round in shape and has tough pink, purple, or white shades of skin. The flesh of a swede is generally white or yellow in color.
Taro root is like potato in shape and look, with a dark brown flesh and noticeable growth rings. The skin can be smooth or slightly hairy depending on the variety. Its flesh can be stark white or cream colored with deep purple flecks. The flesh of the Taro root has a texture similar to a water chestnut and its flavor is mild and slightly nutty when cooked.