Lady Christl is a high yielding variety of numerous uniform attractive tubers. Excellent cooking qualities. Lady Christl shows good resistance to bruising, splitting, common scab and potato leafroll virus. It is susceptible to foliage blight and very susceptible to silver scurf and black dot. Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1. Susceptible to Sencorex damage.

Parentage WS733-391 x Mansour
Breeder Agent Meijer Seed Potatoes Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2026

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Lady Christl (sprout)
Lady Christl (leaf)
Lady Christl (foliage)

Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval - long
Colour of skinCream
Colour of fleshLight yellow
Depth of eyesShallow
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturityFirst Early
Height of plantsMedium
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 7th of February, 2017