Tubers have good resistance to splitting and excellent resistance to bruising.  Trials have found good resistance to late blight on tubers, powdery scab and blackleg.  This variety has low resistance to dry rot (Fusarium sulphureum) and potato virus Yo .  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated susceptibility to both Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.

Parentage 84.2.P75 x DB527(28)
Breeder Agent Greenvale AP
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2038

Images

Mayan Star (flower)
Mayan Star (flower)

Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval - long
Colour of skinRed
Colour of fleshParti-coloured red
Depth of eyesMedium
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutViolet
MaturityMaincrop
Height of plantsMedium
Colour of flowerRed violet

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 29th of July, 2008