Vales Everest is an exceptionally high yielding variety suitable for processing. It is well regarded as a good maincrop potato, particularly suitable for those growing in hot dry climates such as the Mediterranean. Drought tolerant variety. Susceptible to black dot, black leg, bruising and dry rot Fusarium sulphureum .

Parentage 12674ab1 x Cara
Breeder Agent Greenvale AP
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2033


Vales Everest (flower)


Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberShort - oval
Colour of skinRed parti-coloured
Colour of fleshCream
Depth of eyesShallow - medium
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
Height of plantsTall
Colour of flowerWhite
Frequency of berriesFew

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 29th of July, 2008