HZPC UK Limited

14 Field Road
Crowle
Scunthorpe
North Lincolnshire
DN17 4HP
Great Britain

Webpage: www.hzpc.co.uk

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Varieties Bred

Name Image Marketing Qualities
Asterix  Asterix is a high yielding late main crop variety of long oval uniform red tubers with yellow flesh, with high dry matters and pale fry colours well suited to production of French fries and processed products. Tests show susceptibility to late blight on foliage, powdery scab, silver scurf, potato leaf roll virus, potato virus Yo and potato cyst nematode Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1. Resistance to Blackleg, Bruising, Splitting, Dry rot Fusarium coeruleum and potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1.
Caesar  Tubers have good resistance to bruising and splitting. Trials have found good resistance to powdery scab, potato leafroll virus and potato virus Yo . Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Courage  This high yielding, rapidly bulking HZPC variety produces early yields of high dry matter and uniform red skinned, round tubers. It is suitable for ex field and short term storage use. Resistant to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1.
Desiree  Maincrop maturity, with high yields and early bulking. Medium dry matter, firm cooked texture, good boiling, fresh French fry and mashing quality. High resistance to drought and good resistance to potato virus Yo and powdery scab. Susceptible to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1, and mis-shapes on heavy soils. Moderately susceptible to spraing and mild mosaic viruses.
Mozart  Susceptible to dry rot Fusarium sulphureum .  Shows resistance to blackdot, bruising and skin spot. Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Rembrandt  Rembrandt produces good yields of bold oval tubers, with moderate to high dry matters well suited to early French fry production and general processing. Rembrandt has the potential for good skin finish and can be suitable for table consumption. Rembrandt is susceptible to potato leafroll virus. Shows resistance to late blight on tubers, powdery scab, potato virus Yo, bruising and splitting. When tested for resistance to potato cyst nematode showed susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1 and resistant to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1.
Robinta  Tubers have excellent resistance to splitting and good resistance to bruising.  Trials have found good resistance to late blight on tubers, powdery scab, skin spot and potato leafroll virus. This variety has low resistance to potato virus Yo.  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Sylvana  Trials have found good resistance to powdery scab, blackleg, common scab, dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum and sulphureum).  This variety has low resistance to silver scurf, late blight on tubers and skin spot.  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Victoria  Victoria is a strong growing, early maincrop variety. Victoria has proved ideal for the Fish Friers and is widely recognised as a preferred variety by the industry. Early maturity and reliable fry colours from long term storage give growers the opportunity to provide the customers with a year round supply. susceptible to late blight on tubers and potato virus Yo. when tested for resistance to potato cyst nematode, this variety showed susceptibility to globodera pallida Pa 2/3,1 and resistant to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1.
Vivaldi  Vivaldi is recognised by retailers as a sought after variety by the British consumer both as a 'baby potato' and as maincrop. Vivaldi is widely appreciated by British consumers for its taste and texture. Vivaldi produces high yields of attractive potatoes ideally suited for washing. susceptible to late blight on foliage, potato cyst nematode Globodrea pallida Pa2/3,1 and globodera rostochiensis Ro1.

Varieties Managed

Name Image Marketing Qualities
Annabelle  Tubers have some resistance to splitting and good resistance to bruising.  Trials have found good resistance to skin spot, silver scurf, black dot and bruising.  This variety has low resistance to late blight on tubers and on foliage.  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1 and Splitting.
Asterix  Asterix is a high yielding late main crop variety of long oval uniform red tubers with yellow flesh, with high dry matters and pale fry colours well suited to production of French fries and processed products. Tests show susceptibility to late blight on foliage, powdery scab, silver scurf, potato leaf roll virus, potato virus Yo and potato cyst nematode Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1. Resistance to Blackleg, Bruising, Splitting, Dry rot Fusarium coeruleum and potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1.
Caesar  Tubers have good resistance to bruising and splitting. Trials have found good resistance to powdery scab, potato leafroll virus and potato virus Yo . Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Challenger  Challenger is an early maincrop variety.  This variety is particularily suitable for french fries.  Tubers have good resistance to splitting and some resistance to bruising.  Trials have found good resistance to dry rot, silver scurf, common scab and skin spot.  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated susceptibility to both Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Chopin  Tubers have good resistance to bruising and splitting.  Trials have found good resistance to common scab.  This variety has low resistance to late blight on tubers and skin spot. Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Compass  Trials have found good resistance to dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum) and potato mop top (spraing).  This variety has low resistance to black dot, dry rot (Fusarium sulphureum), skin spot, powdery scab, blackleg and 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.
Crisps4all  Tubers have excellent resistance to splitting and good resistance to bruising.  This variety has low resistance to blackleg, potato virus Yo , late blight on tubers and potato leafroll virus.  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and partial resistance to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Ivory Russet 
Mozart  Susceptible to dry rot Fusarium sulphureum .  Shows resistance to blackdot, bruising and skin spot. Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Panther  Trials have found good resistance to skin spot, dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum) and potato mop top (spraing).  This variety has low resistance to dry rot (Fusarium sulphureum), late blight on tubers, powdery scab, common scab and blackleg..  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated susceptibility to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and resistance to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Remarka  ..
Rembrandt  Rembrandt produces good yields of bold oval tubers, with moderate to high dry matters well suited to early French fry production and general processing. Rembrandt has the potential for good skin finish and can be suitable for table consumption. Rembrandt is susceptible to potato leafroll virus. Shows resistance to late blight on tubers, powdery scab, potato virus Yo, bruising and splitting. When tested for resistance to potato cyst nematode showed susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1 and resistant to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1.
Sunita  [Non-IVT Variety]
Taurus  ..
Victoria  Victoria is a strong growing, early maincrop variety. Victoria has proved ideal for the Fish Friers and is widely recognised as a preferred variety by the industry. Early maturity and reliable fry colours from long term storage give growers the opportunity to provide the customers with a year round supply. susceptible to late blight on tubers and potato virus Yo. when tested for resistance to potato cyst nematode, this variety showed susceptibility to globodera pallida Pa 2/3,1 and resistant to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1.
Vivaldi  Vivaldi is recognised by retailers as a sought after variety by the British consumer both as a 'baby potato' and as maincrop. Vivaldi is widely appreciated by British consumers for its taste and texture. Vivaldi produces high yields of attractive potatoes ideally suited for washing. susceptible to late blight on foliage, potato cyst nematode Globodrea pallida Pa2/3,1 and globodera rostochiensis Ro1.