AAC Midnight

A Parkland potato variety with Purple skin and flesh that holds its color after cooking

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AAC Midnight

A round purple skinned and fleshed variety is the first purple variety in the Parkland Seed Potatoes Ltd collection.

It is a high yielding, mid-season variety with a uniform size and shape. It has good boil and bake scores and a low incidence of hollow heart. Preliminary studies have also shown moderate resistance to foliar late blight and common scab.

  • Market outlet: fresh market
  • Maturity: mid-season
  • Average yield: high
  • Crossing: Congo x FO2041
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  • Tuber shape: round
  • Uniform of shape: uniform
  • Eye depth: moderate
  • Skin color: purple
  • Flesh color: purple


  • Dormancy: medium
  • Tuber number: higher setting
  • Resistance to damage: susceptible
  • Seconary growth: not susceptible
  • Flower color: purple

Disease resistance

  • Common scab: moderate resistance

Cultivation recommendation

Ensure proper skin set prior to digging. Slightly suspetible to harvest damage so dig with care.

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