Potato Variety Comparisons

This is a quick reference to potato varieties.

Yield categories are Low (1 pound or less), Intermediate (between 1 and 3 pounds), and High (3 pounds or more).

Variety Background Ploidy Photoperiod
Maturity Dormancy Yield Max  Size Tuber Count
Alckee Andigena Diploid Short day Late (SD) Short 1 2 – 3 in 30-40
Azul Toro Complex Tetraploid Day neutral Mid Long 3 5 – 6 in 15-20
Calawah Curtilobum Tetraploid Day neutral Late Long 2 2 – 3 in 20-30
Elwha Andigena Diploid Short day Late (SD) Short 2 2 – 3 in 30-40
Loowit Complex Tetraploid Day neutral Mid Intermediate 2 7 – 8 in 10-20
Nemah Andigena Diploid Short day Late (SD) Intermediate 2 3 – 4 in 20-30
Rozette Complex Tetraploid Day neutral Late Long 2 6 – 7 in 20-30
Squaxin Acroscopicum Tetraploid Day neutral Mid Intermediate 1 3 – 4 in 15-25
Skagit Valley Gold Andigena Diploid Day neutral Mid Intermediate 2 3 – 4 in 15-25

 

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