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

Parentage Maradonna x Cupido
Breeder Agent Meijer Seed Potatoes Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set

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Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval
Colour of skinWhite
Colour of fleshLight yellow
Botanical Description
MaturityMaincrop
Height of plantsShort - medium
Colour of flowerWhite
Frequency of berriesVery many

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 7th of February, 2017