Potato
Solanum tuberosum 'Belle de Fontenay'

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

Annuals

Vegetables

Spacing:

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Tuber Type:

Hybrid Tuber

Landrace - Heritage

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Days to Maturity:

91 to 100 days

Bloom Color:

Blue-Violet

Skin Color:

Buff

Skin Texture:

Smooth

Flesh Color:

Pale Yellow

Tuber Shape:

Oval

Long

Tuber Size:

Small

Medium

Large

Typical Yield:

Medium

Texture:

Waxy (salad)

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Kenosha, Wisconsin

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Feb 9, 2006, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

(1885) A classic french salad potato with much smoother skin than Pink Fir Apple. Tubers are yellow waxy and delicious whether eaten hot or cold.