Tubers have good resistance to bruising and splitting.  Trials have found good resistance to skin spot, dry rot (F. coeruleum) and silver scurf..  This variety has low resistance to dry rot (F. sulphureum and late blight on tubers.  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.

Parentage Bolesta x Bildtstar
Breeder
Breeder Agent Agrico UK Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set

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Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval
Colour of skinRed
Colour of fleshCream
Botanical Description
MaturityEarly Maincrop
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 August, 2012