Tubers have good resistance to splitting and some resistance to bruising. Trials have found good resistance to dry rot (F. coeruleum), powdery scab and potato virus A. Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Saxon x Valor
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Oval - long|
|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||Red violet|
Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.
Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 27th of October, 2014