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PlantFiles: Potato
Solanum tuberosum 'Acadia Russet'

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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: Acadia Russet

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Category:
Annuals
Vegetables

Spacing:
9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Tuber Type:
Hybrid Tuber

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Days to Maturity:
111 to 120 days

Bloom Color:
Unknown - Tell us

Skin Color:
Brown-red

Skin Texture:
Russet (rough, netting)

Flesh Color:
White

Tuber Shape:
Oval
Long

Tuber Size:
Large

Typical Yield:
Many

Texture:
Moist (multi-purpose)

Profile:

No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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

This is one of the commercial baking potatoes sold in the supermarkets as Idaho potatoes.According to the US Potato Industry fact sheet 65% of all potatoes grown for commercial production is of the Russet Type.



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