Red Cara produces a very fast emerging canopy and vigorous plants. Tubers are uniform and suitable for a range of culinary uses including home chipping. It is high yielding and keeps well in storage. Susceptible to powdery scab. Shows resistance to late blight on foliage and tubers. Resistant to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1.
Ulster Glade x A25/19
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Oval|
|Colour of skin||Red|
|Colour of flesh||Cream|
|Depth of eyes||Shallow|
|Smoothness of skin||Medium|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Pink|
|Height of plants||Very tall|
|Colour of flower||White|
|Frequency of berries||Many|
Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.
Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 31st of August, 2017