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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: Latona Hybridized by G. & P. van der Zee; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1981
On Mar 9, 2006, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:
Tubers are round to oval, large, uniform; smooth to medium rough yellow skin; shallow eyes, few per tuber, evenly distributed; eyebrows slightly prominent; light yellow flesh.... High yielding variety; high number of tubers per plant; uniform in grading; good resistance to external and internal bruising; good storability; medium specific gravity. Primary uses: baking and boiling.