Potato
Solanum tuberosum 'Ponto'

Family: Solanaceae (so-lan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Solanum (so-LAN-num) (Info)
Species: tuberosum (too-ber-OH-sum) (Info)
Cultivar: Ponto
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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:

101 to 110 days

111 to 120 days

Bloom Color:

Fuchsia (Red-Purple)

Skin Color:

Yellow

Skin Texture:

Intermediate

Flesh Color:

Pale Yellow

Tuber Shape:

Round

Oval

Tuber Size:

Large

Typical Yield:

Medium

Texture:

Dry (floury, mealy)

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Mar 21, 2006, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

Tubers are rounded, slightly sunken eyes, yellow skin, pale yellow flesh. Primary use: Starch production. A 1984 German cultivar.