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Red Pontiac Potato

Everybody's Favorite Red
  • Tops for mashing
  • White flesh and thin, red skins
  • Performs well in heavy soils
  • Customer favorite year after year
  • Main season variety
  • Certified seed potatoes
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  • 74019
  • 2 pounds of whole potatoes
  • $12.99
  • 74020
  • 4 pounds of whole potatoes
  • $19.99

Red Pontiac Potato

Main. Top-notch mashing potato! Produces solid tubers with thin red skin, shallow eyes and crisp white flesh. A good keeper—has long-lasting quality. Does extremely well in heavy soils.
Product Details
  • FormAnnual. Upright.
  • LightFull sun.
  • Height24 - 36 inches.
  • Spread18 - 24 inches.
  • Spacing12 to 15 inches apart and 30 to 36 inches between rows.
  • Zones3 - 9 annual.
  • FoliageGreen foliage.
  • Flower FormSmall white flowers.
  • Soil RequirementsWell-drained, fertile loamy soil.
  • Growth RateModerate growth rate.
  • Seed Count2 lbs. of seed potatoes. If a seed potato is over 1 inch in diameter, you can cut them into pieces, leaving 1 - 2 eyes per piece. 2 lbs. of seed potatoes will make approximately 10 - 15 potato sets when cut and will plant a 10 - 15 foot row.
  • PruningNone needed.
  • CommentsProduces solid tubers with thin red skins, shallow eyes and crisp white flesh. Does extremely well in heavy soils.
  • Botanical NameSolanum tuberosum 'Red Pontiac'; Family: Solanaceae (Nightshade Family)
  • Depth3 to 5 inches deep.
  • Days To Maturity80 - 100 days. Main season.

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