buff skin, white fleshThe quintessential Maine potato. Very adaptable to various soil and growing conditions, rugged, but sweet on the inside, just like a true Mainer.
Large uniform tubers store extremely well and resist late blight. Kennebecs are high yielding, resistant to dry spells and the last potato taken down by the leaf hopper.
Shows susceptibility to verticillium wilt and rhizoctonia. Get your fields on a 4–7 year rotation to avoid this variety’s tendency to scab.
Large plants have a dense canopy of white flowers. LBR
This item will ship on our regular shipping schedule, starting in early April with the warmest states and finishing by early May. We cannot ship this item any earlier; we regret that we cannot honor any requests to do so.
Solanum tuberosum Early potatoes mature in 65-80 days. Midseason potatoes mature in 80-90 days Late potatoes mature in more than 90 days
LBR indicates field resistance to late blight.
Fedco Seeds is a certified organic handler. Our organic seed is certified by USDA-approved agencies. We have copies on file of each grower’s certificate; our products are labeled accordingly and handled in ways to ensure their integrity.
The receipt with your order has our certification number and is your certificate that what you purchased is organic. Please keep it for your records.
We are handling live plant material. We sometimes have short crops and failed lots. We do occasionally substitute conventional varieties unless you note otherwise. Please see our substitution policy.