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Pink Fir Apple Heirloom Potato

Pink Fir Apple Heirloom Potato has been planted 2 times by Growstuff members.

Pink Fir Apple' is a maincrop potato variety, originally from France, with pink skin and cream, waxy flesh. It has a long, knobbly shape. Early short season cultivar. The name ‘fir’ is Gaelic for ‘man’. An elongated potato with pinkish skin and yellow waxy flesh. Retains its excellent, firm flesh when cooked. Outstanding variety. Early cropper. [Info from Koanga Institute, used with permission]

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Predictions

Annual

living and reproducing in a single year or less

Median lifespan

20 weeks

First harvest expected

20 weeks after planting

Last harvest expected

20 weeks after planting

Photos

Pink fir apple heirloom potato crops

Pink fir apple heirloom potato plantings

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Pink fir apple heirloom potato harvests

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Pink fir apple heirloom potato seeds

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What people are saying about pink fir apple heirloom potatoes

The year of the potatoes

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Pink Fir Apple potato

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'[Pink Fir Apple potato](crop)' is a maincrop potato variety with pink skin and cream, waxy flesh. It has a long, knobbly shape. Blooming colours are blue-violet, mauve taupe and light pastel purple. Blooms are about 2.5cm in diameter at full maturity. The flowers are in single f...

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How to grow pink fir apple heirloom potatoes

Grown for: tuber (1)


pink fir apple heirloom potato is a variety of potato

Scientific names

None known.

Alternate names

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