It was just one of those days when I stumbled upon this little gotcha.
I was a bit baffled when my textarea field would not show up on the form.
name = forms.CharField(maxlength = 20)
# Textarea done WRONG
#address = forms.Textarea()
# Textarea done right!
address = forms.CharField(widget = forms.widgets.Textarea())
A simple mistake and a little tricky to figure out because it fails silently.
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