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PlantFiles: Potato
Solanum tuberosum 'Manon'

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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: Manon
Registered or introduced: 1987

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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:
71 to 80 days
81 to 90 days

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Skin Color:
Yellow

Skin Texture:
Smooth

Flesh Color:
Pale Yellow

Tuber Shape:
Oval
Long

Tuber Size:
Medium
Large

Typical Yield:
Many

Texture:
Dry (floury, mealy)
Moist (multi-purpose)

Profile:

No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Farmerdill On Mar 10, 2006, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 1987 French fresh market cultivar (Ukama x 10084). Tubers are "Oval, very regular, very shallow eyes, yellow skin, yellow flesh.... Relatively early productive variety, with tubers of very regular shape, homogeneous grading, and of good culinary quality."



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