Late maincrop maturity producing moderate yields with high numbers of tubers per plant. Good resistance to common scab, powdery scab, spraing, mild mosaic virus and slugs. Moderately susceptible to drought, foliage blight, potato virus Yo, and susceptible to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida . Medium dry matter with good cooking quality, flavour and frying colour.

Parentage Magnum Bonam x Beauty of Hebron
Breeder Agent GB Seed Industry
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set


King Edward (leaf)
King Edward (foliage)


Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval - long
Colour of skinRed parti-coloured
Colour of fleshCream
Depth of eyesShallow - medium
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
Height of plantsTall
Colour of flowerRed violet
Frequency of berriesAbsent

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 28th of February, 2017