Tubers have some resistance to splitting and good resistance to bruising.  Trials have found good resistance to powdery scab, common scab and potato virus a..  This variety has low resistance to dry rot and potato leafroll virus..  Tests for resistance to potato cyst eelworm demonstrated susceptibility to both Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.

Parentage Vales Emerald x 1288 AF 23
Breeder Agent Greenvale AP
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set


Jester Tuber


Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberShort - oval
Colour of skinWhite
Colour of fleshCream
Depth of eyesShallow
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutViolet
MaturitySecond Early
Height of plantsShort - medium
Colour of flowerRed violet

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 11th of August, 2020