Tubers have good resistance to bruising and splitting. Trials have found good resistance to black dot, powdery scab, blackleg, common scab and dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum). This variety has low resistance to dry rot (Fusarium suplhureum) and 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.
Mayan Gold x DB 257 (28)
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Oval - long|
|Colour of skin||Red parti-coloured|
|Colour of flesh||Light yellow|
|Depth of eyes||Shallow|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Pink|
|Height of plants||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 23rd of August, 2012