Excellent robust variety suitable for diverse cooking uses including French fries. It has very good storage qualities and has resistance to diseases such as tuber late blight, blackleg. Susceptible to powdery scab, potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and potato cyst nematode Globodera pallida .

Parentage Desiree x Cara
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set

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Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval - long
Colour of skinRed
Colour of fleshWhite
Depth of eyesShallow
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutViolet
MaturityMaincrop
Height of plantsTall
Colour of flowerRed violet
Frequency of berriesFew

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 1st of March, 2011