An American bred, early maincrop variety producing round - oval, red-skinned tubers with a creamy, waxy flesh. Red Pontiac is a good baking variety.

Parentage Bliss Triumph x Katahdin
Breeder Agent GB Seed Industry
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set


Red Pontiac (sprout)
Red Pontiac (leaf)
Red Pontiac (foliage)


Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberShort - oval
Colour of skinRed
Colour of fleshCream
Depth of eyesMedium
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturitySecond Early
Height of plantsMedium
Colour of flowerRed violet
Frequency of berriesAbsent

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 31st of January, 2018