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PlantFiles: Potato
Solanum tuberosum 'Ponto'

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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: 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)

Profile:

No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Farmerdill 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.



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