Tubers have excellent resistance to splitting and good resistance to bruising.  Trials have found good resistance to late blight on tubers, powdery scab, skin spot and potato leafroll virus. This variety has low resistance to potato virus Yo.  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.

Parentage Rubinia x SVP Ve 70-9
Breeder HZPC UK Limited
Breeder Agent
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2022


Robinta (leaf)
Robinta (flower)
Robinta (foliage)


Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval
Colour of skinRed
Colour of fleshCream
Depth of eyesShallow
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturityEarly Maincrop
Height of plantsMedium
Colour of flowerRed 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 1st of March, 2011