River Russet

River Russet is an exciting new russet variety for the fresh table market. This mid-early maturing variety has shallow eyes and white flesh. River Russet has some processing qualities.

Tuber Characteristics

Tuber Shapelong oval
Flesh Colorwhite
Eye Depthshallow
Skin Colorrusset
Skin Texturerusset
Dormancygood
Tuber Sizelarge

Yield and Quality

MarketsTable/Fresh, White Flesh, Baker, Early Harvest, Processing
Yieldhigh
Tubers Per Plant9-12
Cooking TypeB
Dry Matter20.5

Resistances

Scabmedium-high
PVYmedium-high
Foliage Blightmedium-high
Tuber Blighthigh
Damagesmedium-high
Bruisingmedium-high
Nematodes-

Remarks

  • Has a natural resistance to browning after cutting.

Seed Availability

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