We’ve now completed Potato Harvest. Now that the crew is out of the field we are beginning to catch up on shipping orders.
Yukon Gem is a new disease-resistant golden-fleshed potato. It’s father is ‘Yukon Gold’ and mother is rugged Scottish variety, ‘Brodick’ from which it gets Late Blight resistance. Stronger yield and less challenging than Yukon Gold. Late-Season.
|Variety Characteristics||Yukon Gem|
|Size of Plant||Medium-large|
|Color of Skin||Golden|
|Color of Flesh||Golden|
|Size of Tubers||Medium-large|
|Color of Flower||Lavender|
|Tuber Late Blight Tolerance||Medium-high|
|Suggested In-Row Spacing||10″|
|Ease of Growing|