KENNEBEC Seed potatoes Kennebec

Seed potatoes

Seed potatoes

Genetic origin: (Chippewo X Katahdin) X

(Samling 3895.1 3 X Earlaine)

Breeder (s): US Department of Agriculture – USA

Category: Consumption

Maturity: half late to Medium

Descriptive characters

Tuber: Long Short, rather regular, shallow eyes,

pale yellow skin, white flesh.

Sprout: Purplish red, more color full at the base, large, conical,

medium hairiness from base to summit.

Plant: fairly high height, semi-upright habit, semi-leafy type.

Upper: Pigmentation zero , broad wings corrugated

majority. no pigmented

Leaf: Clear green, matt, little divided, half-opened; large leaflet,

symmetrical, oval flat, with slightly wavy edges,

slightly hairy.

Flowers: Few abundant.

Flower: White, flower bud partially strongly pigmented.

Fruit: Very rare.