Zohar is an early maincrop french fry variety. Tubers have weak resistance to splitting and some resistance to bruising. Trials have found good resistance to dry rot (F. coeruleum). Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated susceptibility to both Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Desiree x clone LT7
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Oval - long|
|Colour of skin||Yellow|
|Colour of flesh||Medium yellow|
|Depth of eyes||Shallow - medium|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Absent|
|Height of plants||Short - medium|
|Colour of flower||White|
|Frequency of berries||Many|
Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.
Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 4th of August, 2020