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PlantFiles: Potato
Solanum tuberosum 'Red Star'

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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: Red Star
Additional cultivar information: (aka Redstar)

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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:
Fuchsia (Red-Purple)

Skin Color:
Red

Skin Texture:
Intermediate

Flesh Color:
White

Tuber Shape:
Oval
Round

Tuber Size:
Medium
Large

Typical Yield:
Many

Texture:
Moist (multi-purpose)

Profile:

No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Farmerdill On Mar 23, 2006, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

Tubers are round to oval, red, medium rough skin; fairly yellow flesh; very shallow eyes. Primary use: Fresh market.



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