Lady Jo is a specialist crisping variety, with high dry matters and low reducing sugars, ideally suited for mid term production of quality crisps. It has early to medium crop maturity, and will produce moderate to high yields of round uniform tubers with low outgrades. Susceptible to Blackleg, Shows resistance to Dry Rot Fusarium coeruleum . Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.

Parentage CMK1987.203.014 x VE74-45
Breeder Agent Meijer Seed Potatoes Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2031

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Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutBlue
MaturityMaincrop
Height of plantsMedium - tall
Colour of flowerWhite
Frequency of berriesAbsent

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 8th of February, 2017