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PlantFiles: Potato
Solanum tuberosum 'Fausta'

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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: Fausta
Registered or introduced: 1976

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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:
81 to 90 days

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Skin Color:
Yellow

Skin Texture:
Intermediate

Flesh Color:
Yellow

Tuber Shape:
Round
Oval

Tuber Size:
Medium

Typical Yield:
Small
Medium

Texture:
Moist (multi-purpose)

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Farmerdill On Feb 25, 2006, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 1976 introduction (Sommerstarke x W 8102 214) from Germany. Tubers are oval/round, eyes half -sunken to deeply sunken, yellow skin, and pale yellow flesh."



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