Agria is a high yielding maincrop variety.  Plants yield a good number of tubers.  This variety is suitable for a range of uses including crisping, french fries, processing (starch / flake) as well as table use.  Tubers have some resistance to bruising and splitting.  Trials have found good resistance to potato leafroll virus and potato virus Yo . This variety has low resistance to blackleg.  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.

Parentage Quarta x Semlo
Breeder
Breeder Agent Agrico UK Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set

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Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval - long
Colour of skinCream
Colour of fleshDeep yellow
Depth of eyesShallow
Smoothness of skinMedium
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutBlue
MaturityMaincrop
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 10th of July, 2015