Second early maturity. Good resistance to potato virus Yo. Susceptible to late blight on foliage and tubers, gangrene, spraing, bruising and splitting. Susceptible to potato cyst nematode Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1 and Globodera rostochiensis Ro1. Medium high dry matter.

Parentage Norgleam x W 52 79-4
Breeder Agent GB Seed Industry
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set


Yukon Gold (leaf)
Yukon Gold (sprout)
Yukon Gold (tuber)


Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberShort - oval
Colour of skinRed parti-coloured
Colour of fleshLight yellow
Depth of eyesShallow
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturitySecond Early
Height of plantsVery tall
Colour of flowerRed violet
Frequency of berriesAbsent

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 27th of September, 2019