Significantly higher yielding and even sized tubers compared with Maris Peer. Firm/waxy texture with freedom from after cooking blackening. Grows well under polythene for early salad production. Susceptible to late blight on tubers and potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1. Has good common scab, potato virus Yo and skin spot resistance.

Parentage S62/47/1 x Dr McIntosh
Breeder Agent Cygnet PB Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2012

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Carlingford (sprout)
Carlingford (leaf)
Carlingford (flower)

Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberRound
Colour of skinWhite
Colour of fleshWhite
Depth of eyesShallow
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutViolet
MaturitySecond Early
Height of plantsShort - medium
Colour of flowerWhite
Frequency of berriesFew

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 29th of September, 2015