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PlantFiles: Potato
Solanum tuberosum 'Elba'

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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: Elba

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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:
91 to 100 days

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Skin Color:
Buff

Skin Texture:
Smooth

Flesh Color:
Pale Yellow

Tuber Shape:
Oval
Long

Tuber Size:
Medium

Typical Yield:
Medium
Many

Texture:
Moist (multi-purpose)

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral strange2u On Apr 11, 2013, strange2u from Hinsdale, IL wrote:

According to Wood Prairie Farm, Elba is a round white potato, with a good flavor. It is best baked or boiled.

Neutral Farmerdill On Feb 24, 2006, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

Released by Thurston, Cornell University 1985. A round white potato.

Regional...

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

Kenosha, Wisconsin



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