This variety has not undergone Independent Variety Trials testing procedures

Manitou is a high yielding red skinned table variety with light yellow flesh. Manitou is suitable for baking, roasting, home fries and mashed potato. Tests for potato cyst nematode have demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 but susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1. The variety has resistance to tuber late blight, potato mop top (spraing) and bruising.

Parentage Laura x Maranca
Breeder
Breeder Agent Agrico UK Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set

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Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval - long
Colour of skinRed
Colour of fleshLight yellow
Depth of eyesVery shallow - shallow
Botanical Description
MaturityMaincrop
Colour of flowerViolet
Breeder-Provided Characters
DormancyMedium
Dry Matter19.7%

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

These scores derive from the variety breeder, not from Independent Variety Trials testing
Variety information last modified on 18th of August, 2015