Tubers have good resistance to splitting.  Trials have found good resistance to blackleg, dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum) and potato mop top (spraing).  This variety has low resistance to late blight on tubers.  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated susceptibility to both Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.

Parentage Lady Rosetta x Rooster
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set

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Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberShort - oval
Colour of skinRed
Colour of fleshCream
Depth of eyesShallow
Botanical Description
MaturityEarly Maincrop

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 31st of July, 2014