Celine is an early variety giving high numbers of smooth red skinned tubers with light yellow flesh and good cooking quality. Susceptible to late blight on foliage. It has good resistance to common scab, powdery scab, potato leafroll virus and potato virus Yo. Resistant to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and partially resistant to Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1.

Parentage Sante x Stroma
Breeder Agent Caithness Potatoes Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2025


Celine (leaf)


Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval - long
Colour of skinRed
Colour of fleshLight yellow
Depth of eyesShallow
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturitySecond Early
Height of plantsMedium
Colour of flowerRed violet
Frequency of berriesAbsent

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 19th of October, 2007