Belonging to the Solanum genus (Solanum tuberosum 'Yukon Gold'), Yukon Gold is a variety of Potato. Leaves appear approximately as a Islamic green colour.
Canadian strain, this golden skinned, yellow fleshed variety has a full, rich, buttery flavour. Perfect for baking and mashing
2nd EarlyYukon Gold grows as a Perennial and is a Vegetable. Being a Perennial, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Yukon Gold is known for growing to a height of approximately 3.90 feet (that's 1.20 metres in metric).
Canada is thought to be the country of origin for Yukon Gold.
Due to how easy it is to grow in a variety of conditions, Yukon Gold 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 Yukon Gold have been kindly provided by our members.
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Yukon Gold about 14 days before your last frost date.
Some started sprouting a few days ago. but all are now showing above ground. Took a little longer than I expected.
Rick about growing Potatoes, Yukon
Decent yield. Did get hollow heart on the largest tubers, and likely would have seen it on more if I’d allowed the plants to grow longer. Might grow again, but there are lots of varieties to try.
angelchrome about growing Potato 'Yukon Gold'
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