Botanical Name: Solanum tuberosum German Butterball
Height: 24 - 36 inches.
Spacing: 12 to 15 inches with 30 - 36 inches between rows.
Depth: 3 to 5 inches.
Spread: 18 - 24 inches.
Sun/Shade: Full Sun.
Yield: Since a single plant will likely produce up to 2 - 4 pounds, the yield from a 10 foot row could be anywhere from 25 - 35 pounds.
Foliage: Large, abundant green foliage.
Fruit: Russet-type with rich, golden, slightly flaky flesh. Medium, oblong to round potatoes. Smooth golden skin & flesh.
Days To Maturity: 100 - 130 days. Late-season.
Form: Annual. Vining.
Flower Form: Star shaped purple blooms.
Soil Requirements: Fertile, well-drained sandy loam soil. pH 4.8-5.4 Will grow in higher pH, but sometimes become scabby
Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
Seed Count: 2 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 about 10 - 15 potato sets when cut.
Comments: A favorite heirloom variety for it's superior flavor, versatility and storage. Buttery delicious flavor. A favorite all-purpose potato, excellent storage. Unable to ship to: AE, AK, GU, HI, ID, MT, PR.
Unable to ship to: AE AK GU HI ID MT PR