High yielding parti-coloured variety with drought resistance. Suitable for the table market. Performs well in the Mediterranean basin. Susceptible to late blight on foliage and potato cyst nematode Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1. Tests show resistance to potato virus Yo and is resistant to blackleg and potato cyst nematode globodera rostochiensis Ro1.
B890 AB42 x Cara
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|Shape of tuber||Oval - long|
|Colour of skin||Red parti-coloured|
|Colour of flesh||Cream|
|Depth of eyes||Shallow - medium|
|Smoothness of skin||Medium|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Pink|
|Height of plants||Tall|
|Colour of flower||White|
|Frequency of berries||Absent|
Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.
Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 26th of June, 2008