Tubers have good resistance to bruising and splitting. Trials have found good resistance to late blight on tubers, powdery scab and blackleg. Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1. Susceptible to skin spot.
Saxon x Valor
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Oval|
|Colour of skin||White|
|Colour of flesh||Cream|
|Depth of eyes||Shallow|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Pink|
|Height of plants||Short - medium|
|Colour of flower||White|
Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.
Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 4th of September, 2015