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Origin

Red Pontiac

Botanical Features

Breeder

 

Parentage

 

National List Trials

 

Plant Breeders Rights

 

 

Bliss Triumpk x Katahdin

 

 

 

 

Maturity

 

End Use

 

Haulm

 

Flowers

 

Tubers

Second Early

 

Table

 

 

 

Purple

 

Short oval tuber, red skin, cream flesh.

Virus Y                                      

 

Skin Spot                                  

 

Dry Rot (F. coeruleum)            

 

Dry Rot (F. sulphureum)          

 

Silver Scurf                              

 

Bruising                                    

 

Splitting                                    

Foliage blight                  

 

Tuber blight                    

 

Blackleg                          

 

Common scab                

 

Powdery scab                

 

G.Pallida Pa 2/3,1          

 

G.Rostochiensis Ro1    

 

Leafroll                            

4

 

4

 

4

 

6

 

3

 

2

 

2

 

5

5

 

5

 

-

 

-

 

-

 

5

 

2

Resistance to damage, pests and diseases

Consumer Quality

Agronomic Features

An American bred early maincrop variety producing large round oval red skinned tubers with a creamy waxy flesh.

Widely accepted for it taste and cooking qualities.

Early bulking variety well suited to Meditteranean, Cuba and

South American countries.