Potato
Solanum tuberosum 'Red Companion'

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

Annuals

Vegetables

Spacing:

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Tuber Type:

Hybrid Tuber

Breeder Patented

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Days to Maturity:

81 to 90 days

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Skin Color:

Red

Skin Texture:

Smooth

Flesh Color:

White

Cream

Tuber Shape:

Round

Tuber Size:

Medium

Typical Yield:

Many

Texture:

Moist (multi-purpose)

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Feb 14, 2006, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

Here's a new one from University of Wisconsin with red skin and shallow eyes - one you can carry around in your pocket . . . smooth gem stone feel, almost shiny. Excellent producer of medium to large reds of similar size