Suitable for pre-pack and general ware. Oval white tubers with pink eyes and cream to light yellow flesh. Susceptible to powdery scab and spraing. Resistant to potato virus Yo and common scab. Tests show it is resistant to potato cyst nematode globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptible to Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1. Very high yields achievable but often with high levels of out grades.

Parentage Cara x Ausonia
Breeder
Breeder Agent Agrico UK Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2022

Images

Picasso (sprout)
Picasso (leaf)
Picasso (foliage)

Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval
Colour of skinRed parti-coloured
Colour of fleshLight yellow
Depth of eyesShallow - medium
Smoothness of skinMedium
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturityMaincrop
Height of plantsTall
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 17th of May, 2007