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.
Rubinia x SVP Ve 70-9
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Oval|
|Colour of skin||Red|
|Colour of flesh||Cream|
|Depth of eyes||Shallow|
|Smoothness of skin||Smooth|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Pink|
|Height of plants||Medium|
|Colour of flower||Red 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 1st of March, 2011