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Red La Soda Potatoes

Noted for Large, Dependable Yields

Main. Distinctive rosy skin and waxy white flesh sets this variety apart. Tasty boiled, baked or fried, La Soda keeps well and has been adapted to a wide range of soils and climates, especially for southern gardeners. Always reliable, it withstands cold, heat and drought. Not available in ID, MT.
  • Zone 3 - 9 annual.
  • Height 24 - 36 inches.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

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  • Botanical Name: Solanum tuberosum 'Red La Soda'; Family: Solanaceae (Nightshade Family)
  • Height: 24 - 36 inches.
  • Spacing: 12 to 15 inches with 30 - 36 inches between row.
  • Depth: 3 to 5 inches.
  • Spread: 18 - 24 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Yield: 100 lbs / 100 foot row.
  • Foliage: Dark green foliage.
  • Blooms: Summer.
  • Fruit: Bright red 1 - 2 lb. tubers, slightly waxy white flesh
  • Days To Maturity: 80 - 100 days. Main season variety.
  • Form: Annual. Vining.
  • Soil Requirements: Fertile, well-drained sandy loam soil. pH 4.8 - 5.4 Will grow in higher pH but sometimes may become scabby.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Seed Count: 2 lbs. of seed potatoes will make about 10 - 15 potato sets when cut.
  • Comments: Fertilize at planting time. Mound soil over row as plants emerge to protect tubers from turning green in the sun. Harvest after tops turn yellow. Can be stored at 40 - 50 degrees F (cooler temperatures turn starch to sugar and warmer temperatures may cause them to sprout). Heavy yields under adverse conditions. Adapted to a wide range of soils & climates. Great choice for Southern gardeners. Good keeper. Unable to ship to: AE, AK, GU, HI, ID, MT, PR.
  • Unable to ship to: AE AK GU HI ID MT PR

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