Accent is a high yielding early bulking table variety. Attractive, uniform oval tubers with light yellow skins and flesh and excellent cooking characteristics. Resistance to common scab, bruising and splitting. Resistant to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensisi Ro1. Susceptible to foliage and tuber late blight, blackleg and potato cyst nematode Globodera pallida Pa 2/3 and 1. Sensitive to Sencorex post emergence.

Parentage Alcmaria x AM66.42
Breeder Agent Mercian Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set

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Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberShort - oval
Colour of skinCream
Colour of fleshLight yellow
Depth of eyesShallow - medium
Smoothness of skinMedium
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturityFirst Early
Height of plantsShort
Colour of flowerWhite
Frequency of berriesAbsent

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 8th of March, 2016