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.
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