Produces extremely early yield of firm, waxy texture tubers. Particularly suited to green top lifting and responds well under polythene. Yields best under long day length conditions of Northern Europe. Susceptible to late blight on tubers and powdery scab. Resistnace to Bruising and splitting Resistant to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1.

Parentage F12/17 x D42/8
Breeder Agent Cygnet PB Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2017

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Rocket (leaf)

Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberRound
Colour of skinWhite
Colour of fleshWhite
Depth of eyesShallow
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutBlue
MaturityFirst Early
Height of plantsShort - medium
Colour of flowerBlue 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 12th of March, 2008