Tubers have poor resistance to splitting and some resistance to bruising.  Trials have found good resistance powdery scab..  This variety has low resistance to silver scurf.  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.

Parentage Navan x Boxer
Breeder Cygnet PB Ltd
Breeder Agent Cygnet PB Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set

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Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberShort - oval
Colour of skinWhite
Colour of fleshCream
Depth of eyesShallow - medium
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutAbsent
MaturityMaincrop
Height of plantsMedium
Frequency of berriesAbsent

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 7th of August, 2007