Fingerling Potato
Solanum tuberosum 'Red Thumb'

Family: Solanaceae (so-lan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Solanum (so-LAN-num) (Info)
Species: tuberosum (too-ber-OH-sum) (Info)
Cultivar: Red Thumb
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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:

81 to 90 days

91 to 100 days

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Skin Color:

Red

Skin Texture:

Smooth

Flesh Color:

Pink

Tuber Shape:

Long

Fingerling/Crescent

Tuber Size:

Small

Medium

Typical Yield:

Medium

Texture:

Waxy (salad)

Regional

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

Danbury, Connecticut

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Feb 16, 2006, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

Red Thumb is a relatively new fingerling and with its one of a kind brilliant red skin and unusual red flesh. Early variety.