Maxine is a variety giving high yields of bold, red skinned tubers. Flesh colour is very white with firm cooking properties. Good drought resistance. Susceptible to late blight on tubers and common scab. Tests show resistance to powdery scab, Blackleg and bruising. Resistant to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1.
Antar x 93-2
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|Shape of tuber||Short - oval|
|Colour of skin||Red|
|Colour of flesh||White|
|Depth of eyes||Very shallow - shallow|
|Smoothness of skin||Smooth|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Pink|
|Height of plants||Medium|
|Colour of flower||Red violet|
|Frequency of berries||Absent|
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