Definition of Maris Piper in English:

Maris Piper

Line breaks: Maris Piper
Pronunciation: /ˈmarɪs/

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A potato of a variety with creamy flesh and smooth oval tubers.


1970s: named after Maris Lane, original site of the Plant Breeding Institute; Piper was chosen arbitrarily as a word beginning with p- for potato.

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