red skin, white fleshRed Pontiacs yield large round potatoes with attractive red skin and succulent white flesh that keeps moist all winter long. These multipurpose potatoes are great for the fresh market as they show few defects and continue to store.
The plants tolerate drought but are susceptible to most common potato diseases.
Pontiac, or Obwandiyag, was an 18th century Odawa war chief known for his role in leading Native Americans in a struggle against British military occupation of the Great Lakes region. Indigenous Royalties.②
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