Tubers have poor resistance to splitting and some resistance to bruising. Trials have found good resistance to dry rot (F. coeruleum) and powdery scab. This variety has low resistance to dry rot (F. sulphureum). Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated partial resistance to both Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Gladiator x Innovator
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Short - oval|
|Colour of skin||White|
|Colour of flesh||Cream|
|Depth of eyes||Shallow - medium|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Blue|
|Height of plants||Medium|
|Colour of flower||White|
|Frequency of berries||Medium|
Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.
Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 11th of August, 2020