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Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type potato
Fruit color white
Fruit shape oblate, round
Fruit size medium
Fruit type slicer
Variety type open-pollinated
Country Russia
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Lotus - ripe fruit. 2015-08-04.


Indet., potato leaf plants. 4- 6 oz smooth, perfectly round and oblate creamy-colored fruits, juicy, with mild sweet flavor. (15 seeds / packet)

Seed source:

Åke Truedsson of Klagshamn, Sweden (SWED TR A) 11

Year grown: 2015

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


75 days, indet., potato leaf, yellow-white fruit, 4-6 oz, good flavor, high yield.

Seed source:

Andrey Baranovski of Minsk, Belarus (BELR BA A)

Year grown: Oblong, Illinois



  • Russian commercial variety. The name means 'Lotus' in Russian.
  • First offered in the Seed Savers 2008 Yearbook by Andrey Baranovski of Minsk, Belarus (BELR BA A) and Neil Lockhart of Oblong, Illinois (IL LO N), who received the seed from Andrey.
  • There is another Russian commercial variety vended by CV Fitos-Agro with the same name but pink-fruited, 3-4 oz, and very early.

Russian name: Лотос

The name means 'Lotus' in Russian, which probably refers to the fruit color (pale yellow/white).

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