Vales Sovereign is grown for the general bakers pre-pack market and has low waste levels. Early-maturing maincrop offers a good option for the general whites/bakers market. Susceptible to potato leafroll virus. Resistance to blackleg and common scab. when tested for resistance to potato cyst nematode, this variety showed susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1 and resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1.
Picasso x 15205AB6
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|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||Medium|
|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 25th of June, 2019