First early maturity, high yielding and early bulking. Good resistance to, gangrene, drought, damage and bruising. Moderately susceptible to spraing, powdery scab and susceptible to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1. Medium dry matter with good boiling and frying quality.

Parentage Y15 139 x Ulster Prince
Breeder Agent GB Seed Industry
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set

Images

Maris Bard (leaf)
Maris Bard (foliage)

Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval - long
Colour of skinCream
Colour of fleshWhite
Depth of eyesShallow - medium
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturityFirst Early
Height of plantsMedium
Colour of flowerRed violet
Frequency of berriesMany

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 1st of February, 2018