Trials have found good resistance to common scab, blackleg, black dot, silver scurf, skin spot and common scab. This variety has low resistance to late blight on tubers and potato leafroll virus. Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Pink Fir Apple hybrid (5RE96) x Valor
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Short - oval|
|Colour of skin||Red parti-coloured|
|Colour of flesh||Light yellow|
|Depth of eyes||Shallow - medium|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Pink|
|Height of plants||Medium|
|Colour of flower||Red violet|
Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.
Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 23rd of July, 2009