Russet Burbank

Medium to high yielding variety, attractive appearance, washes well at maturity. Long dormancy period, stores well. Requires a uniform moisture supply and long growing season to produce maximum quality tubers and to prevent knobbiness and second growth. To produce large tubers, plants must be spaced 30 to 45 cm apart. High total solids.

  • Utilization: excellent for baking and french frying, good for boiling.
  • Chief Markets: fresh market, processing for French fries.
Source : Canadian Food Inspection Agency