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PlantFiles: Potato
Solanum tuberosum 'Red Companion'

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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: 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)

Profile:

No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral Farmerdill 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



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