Trials have found good resistance to dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum) and skin spot. This variety has low resistance to dry rot (Fusarium sulphureum) and late blight on tubers. Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated susceptibility to both Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Chieftain x Stirling
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Colour of skin||Red|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Pink|
|Height of plants||Medium - tall|
|Colour of flower||Red violet|
|Frequency of berries||Medium|
Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.
Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 15th of July, 2010