Branston Ltd

Mere Road
Branston
Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN4 1NJ
Great Britain

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Varieties Bred

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Varieties Managed

Name Image Marketing Qualities
Inca Bella  Tubers have good resistance to bruising and splitting.  Trials have found good resistance to black dot, powdery scab, blackleg, common scab and dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum).  This variety has low resistance to dry rot (Fusarium suplhureum) and late blight on tubers.  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated susceptibility to both Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Lanorma  Tubers have some resistance to splitting and good resistance to bruising.  Trials have found good resistance to common scab, skin spot, dry rot Fusarium coeruleum and silver scurf.  This variety has low resistance to dry rot Fusarium sulphureum and late blight on tubers.  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematodes demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and partial resistance to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Piccolo Star  Tubers have good resistance to splitting and some resistance to bruising.  Trials have found good resistance to black scurf, blackleg, common scab, black dot and silver scurf..  This variety has low resistance to late blight on tubers.  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Safari  Tubers have good resistance to bruising and splitting.  Trials have found good resistance to silver scurf and blackleg. Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.