Early Ohio Potato
- SKU: 02194
- For each offer ordered, get 2 lb whole potatoes
- Zones: 3 - 9 (-30° F.)
- Height: 24-36 inches.
- Light Required: Full sun
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Early Ohio Potato
- Unit of Measure2 lb whole potatoes
- FormUpright, annual.
- LightFull sun
- Height24-36 inches.
- Spread18 -24 inches.
- Spacing12-15 inches apart in rows 30-36 inches apart.
- Zones3 - 9 (-30° F.)
- FoliageGreen foliage
- Soil RequirementsWell-drained, fertile soil; pH 4.8-5.4
- Growth RateModerate growth rate.
- Seed Count2 lbs. of seed potatoes will make about 10 - 15 potato sets when cut and will plant 10 - 15 ft of row.
- CommentsA favorite heirloom from the 1800s, Early Ohio has a delectable flavor unlike any other potato! Grown through the midwest, this excellent all-purpose potato has tan skin and delicate pale pink flesh. An early-season potato, it stores well for up to 3-4 months. Can be planted 3 weeks before the final spring frost. DO NOT STORE WITH APPLES! BIG, ROUND TUBERS HAVE PURE WHITE FLESH. EXCELLENT FOR STORAGE. BRED TO WITHSTAND GOLDEN NEMATODES, POTATO SCAB, AND VERTICILLIUM WILT.
- Botanical NameSolanum tuberosum 'Early Ohio'; Family: Solanaceae (Nightshade Family)
- HeaderPale Pink Flesh & Savory Flavor
- DepthPlant seed pieces cut side down 3-5 inches deep.
- Days To Maturity100 days.
Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.
|2018 Fall Shipping Schedule|
|ZONE||Blueberries||All Other Fruits||Perennials,
Bulbs & Flowers
|Trees & Shrubs||Encapsulated
|1A-4B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5A||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|6A & 6B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|7A & 7B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|8A & 8B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|9A-10B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|All Grow Zones: Oct 29, 2018|
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