First early maturity, high yielding but tendency to bulk late. High resistance to potato virus Yo and good resistance to splitting and bruising. Resistant to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1. Moderately susceptible to tuber blight and spraing. Medium to low dry matter with firm cooked texture and good boiling quality.

Parentage 2639ab2 x 11-79
Breeder Agent GB Seed Industry
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set

Images

Pentland Javelin (leaf)
Pentland Javelin (foliage)

Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberShort - oval
Colour of skinCream
Colour of fleshCream
Depth of eyesVery shallow - shallow
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturityFirst Early
Height of plantsMedium
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 21st of March, 2017