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.
All Blue x ND2008-2
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Oval|
|Colour of skin||Blue|
|Depth of eyes||Shallow|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Blue|
|Height of plants||Medium|
|Colour of flower||Blue violet|
|Frequency of berries||Few|
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