A late maincrop salad variety first marketed in 1850. Pink Fir Apple produces long, knobbly, pink-skinned tubers with creamy, firm, waxy flesh. Well known for its excellent taste. Susceptible to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1.
Bred from Darbre
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Very long|
|Colour of skin||Red|
|Colour of flesh||Light yellow|
|Depth of eyes||Deep|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Pink|
|Colour of flower||White|
|Frequency of berries||Absent|
Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.
Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 23rd of November, 2010