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PlantFiles: Potato
Solanum tuberosum 'Obelix'

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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: Obelix

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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:
111 to 120 days

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Skin Color:
Yellow

Skin Texture:
Smooth

Flesh Color:
Pale Yellow

Tuber Shape:
Oval

Tuber Size:
Large

Typical Yield:
Many

Texture:
Moist (multi-purpose)

Profile:

No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral Farmerdill On Mar 18, 2006, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

Canadian Food Inspection Agency: " Bred from the cross (Ostara x Renska) made in St. Annaparochie (Netherlands) in 1974. Tubers are large, oval; smooth light yellow skin, few shallow eyes, predominantly apical; very slightly prominent eyebrows; pale yellow flesh. "



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