Syrian Potato Leaf

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Syrian Potato Leaf
Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type potato
Fruit color pink
Fruit shape beefsteak
Fruit size large
Fruit type slicer
Variety type open-pollinated
Country USA
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Syrian Potato Leaf - ripe fruit. 2014-09-05.


Indet., potato leaf plants. Medium sized pink beefsteaks, very similar to the regular leaf version. Very good flavor.

Seed source:

1. NM MA W 10 / Carol Knapp of West Bend, Wisconsin (WI KN C) 09
2. a PL offtype from Seed Savers Exchange 11

Year grown: 2014

Location: Zone 7b, PNW, Anmore, BC, Canada (760 ft above sea level)


  • A potato leaf variant that was found in a pack of Giant Syrian seed purchased from Seed Savers Exchange by Carol Knapps of Wisconsin in 2008.
  • It may have been a stray seed in the original seed packet. (?)
  • First offered in the Seed Savers 2012 Yearbook by Neil Lockhart of Oblong, Illinois (IL LO N), who got the seeds from Earl Bassett, Onaway, Michigan in 2011.


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