Trials have found good resistance to potato leafroll virus and potato virus Yo. This variety has low resistance to late blight on tubers and blackleg. Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Ke.40 x 71.17/6
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Short - oval|
|Colour of skin||White|
|Colour of flesh||Cream|
|Depth of eyes||Shallow - medium|
|Smoothness of skin||Medium|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Pink|
|Height of plants||Medium|
|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