Ulster emblem potato

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Ulster Emblem
Species Solanum tuberosum
Cultivar 'Ulster Emblem'
Origin Ireland, 1966

Ulster Emblem is a variety of potato which originated in Northern Ireland. It was originally bred by Mr J. Clarke of Ballymoney, Co. Antrim.[1] It has a long oval shape with white skin and flesh which has a semi-waxy texture. Reasonable flavour with good cooking quality and a fairly good yield.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.europotato.org/display_description.php?variety_name=ULSTER%20EMBLEM
  2. ^ Irish Seed Savers Spring 2010 Seed List