Verity is a late maturing variety giving good yields of parti-coloured tubers of good all round cooking quality. Verity has resistance to tuber blight and blackleg. Susceptibility to potato virus Yo and both potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 , globodera pallida Pa2/3,1

Parentage Roslin Ruaka x Pentland Crown VRT 29
Breeder Agent Caithness Potatoes Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2028


Verity (leaf)
Verity (sprout)
Verity (foliage)


Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval
Colour of skinRed parti-coloured
Colour of fleshCream
Depth of eyesShallow
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
Height of plantsTall
Colour of flowerWhite
Frequency of berriesAbsent

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 2nd of March, 2015