Late maincrop maturity producing low yields of small tubers. High resistance to common scab and good resistance to spraing and mild mosaic virus. Resistant to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1. Susceptible to drought. High dry matter with a good fry colour. Suitable for long term storage.

Parentage Maritta x (Record x CPC 1673-1)
Breeder Agrico UK Ltd
Breeder Agent GB Seed Industry
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set

Images

Saturna (leaf)
Saturna (flower)

Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberShort - oval
Colour of skinCream
Colour of fleshMedium yellow
Depth of eyesMedium - deep
Smoothness of skinMedium
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturityMaincrop
Height of plantsMedium
Colour of flowerWhite
Frequency of berriesMany

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 9th of July, 2015