Balmoral is a high yielding variety with low outgrade levels. Long oval tubers, parti-coloured skin with cream flesh and distinct pink eyes. Good resistance to common scab. Susceptible to late blight on foliage, potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and potato cyst nematode Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1.
Ulster Dale x OP3211/6
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Oval - long|
|Colour of skin||Red parti-coloured|
|Colour of flesh||Light yellow|
|Depth of eyes||Very shallow - shallow|
|Smoothness of skin||Smooth|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Pink|
|Colour of flower||White|
|Frequency of berries||Few|
Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.
Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 13th of January, 2010