Early variety. Colleen is very suitable for early crisping and organic production. Susceptible to late blight on foliage and Blackleg. `Tests shown resistance to Late blight on tubers and resistance to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1.

Parentage Manna x Mizen
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2023


Colleen (leaf)


Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval
Colour of skinYellow
Colour of fleshLight yellow
Depth of eyesShallow
Smoothness of skinMedium
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutViolet
MaturityFirst 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 4th of December, 2007