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.
Quarta x Semlo
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Oval - long|
|Colour of skin||Cream|
|Colour of flesh||Deep yellow|
|Depth of eyes||Shallow|
|Smoothness of skin||Medium|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Blue|
|Colour of flower||White|
|Frequency of berries||Absent|
Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.
Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 29th of May, 2019