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PlantFiles: Potato
Solanum tuberosum 'Maris Bard'

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Family: Solanaceae (so-lan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Solanum (so-LAN-num) (Info)
Species: tuberosum (too-ber-OH-sum) (Info)
Cultivar: Maris Bard

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Category:
Annuals
Vegetables

Spacing:
9-12 in. (22-30 cm)
12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Tuber Type:
Hybrid Tuber

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Days to Maturity:
91 to 100 days

Bloom Color:
Violet/Lavender

Skin Color:
White

Skin Texture:
Smooth

Flesh Color:
White

Tuber Shape:
Round

Tuber Size:
Medium

Typical Yield:
Many

Texture:
Waxy (salad)

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Farmerdill On Feb 7, 2006, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

(1972) (SS) A smooth skinned variety which retains its bright color and shape when boiled.



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