Exceptional fry quality, long-term storage with low reducing sugars, good dormancy. Very low requirement for nitrogen. High tolerance to drought stress. Late foliage maturity, but, early in setting tubers. Resistance to dry rot Fusarium coeruleum , late blight on tubers, blackleg, Bruising, splitting. Resistant to potato virus Yo and potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptible to Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1.

Parentage Agria x Fianna
Breeder
Breeder Agent Agrico UK Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2029

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Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval
Colour of skinCream
Colour of fleshLight yellow
Depth of eyesShallow - medium
Smoothness of skinMedium
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutBlue
MaturityMaincrop
Height of plantsTall - very 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 31st of October, 2016