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
Fruit: Bright red 1-2 lb. tubers, slightly waxy white flesh
Days To Maturity: Main season potato 80-100 days
Soil Requirements: Fertile, well-drained sandy loam. pH 4.8 - 5.4 Will grow on higher pH sometimes become scabby
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 sun. Harvest after tops turn yellow. Can be stored at 40-50 degrees F (cooler temps turn starch to sugar and warmer temps 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.
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