Variety Name: PocahontasRights Holder | Breeder: SAKACountry of Origin: Germany GermanyYear of of introduction:

Pocahontas is a medium early, firm cooking and high yielding variety, which also stores very well. The excellent taste and its smooth skin in combination with an appealing yellow flesh make Pocahontas suitable for the premium ware potato market.

Besides the very even grading, this variety convinces with excellent tolerances against Rhizoctonia, Phytophthora, internal defects as well as the outstanding attribute in terms of second growth.

Tuber characteristics

  • Tuber shape: Round oval, Oval
  • Flesh color: Yellow
  • Eye depth: Shallow 
  • Skin color: Yellow 
  • Skin characteristic: Smooth

Yield and Quality

  • Market outlet: Ware, Directmarketing, Pre-packing, Organic, Peeling 
  • Yield: High 
  • Share oversize: Low, Medium 
  • Share undersize: Low 
  • Cooking type: Firm cooking 
  • After cooking discoloration: Low 
  • Discoloration raw: Very low 
  • Dry matter content: Low, Medium

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