Purple Majesty is an early maincrop variety.  This variety is particularily suitable for salads / punnets.  This variety has low resistance to dry rot Fusarium sulphureum , potato virus Yn, late blight on foliage and late blight on tubers. The variety has resistance to potato virus A. Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated susceptibility to both Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.

Parentage All Blue x ND2008-2
Breeder
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set

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Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval
Colour of skinBlue
Depth of eyesShallow
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutBlue
MaturityEarly Maincrop
Height of plantsMedium
Colour of flowerBlue violet
Frequency of berriesFew

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 31st of July, 2013