Belonging to the Solanum genus (Solanum tuberosum 'Kennebec'), Kennebec is a variety of Potato. Kennebec grows as a Perennial and is a Vegetable. Being a Perennial, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Kennebec is known for growing to a height of approximately 3.90 feet (that's 1.20 metres in metric).
Chile is believed to be where Kennebec originates from.
Due to how easy it is to grow in a variety of conditions, Kennebec Potato is great for beginner gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.
This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Kennebec have been kindly provided by our members.
Potatoes are generally grown from the eyes of another potato and not from seed.Sow 5.85 inches (15.0 cm) deep with a guideline distance of 11.7 inches (30.0 cm).
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Kennebec about 14 days before your last frost date.
The English word potato comes from Spanish patata.
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