One of the highest yielding potato varieties to come through recent trials. It possesses excellent drought tolerance. Uniform round tubers suitable for crisping and table use in export markets. The tubers are short oval with netted skins and yellow flesh. Tests show susceptibility to late blight on tubers, common scab and potato cyst nematode Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1. Shows resistance to Blackleg and is resistant to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1.
Russet Burbank x Sante
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|Shape of tuber||Oval|
|Colour of skin||Cream|
|Colour of flesh||White|
|Depth of eyes||Shallow - medium|
|Smoothness of skin||Smooth|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Pink|
|Height of plants||Medium|
|Colour of flower||Red violet|
|Frequency of berries||Few|
Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.
Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 12th of March, 2008