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Sarpo Mira

Scottish Seed Stocks  
English Seed Register
Parentage76 PO 12 14 268 x D187
BreederSárvári Research Trust
Breeder's AgentDanespo A/S
Plant Breeders Rights (expire)2032

Trials have found good resistance to blackleg, late blight on foliage, late blight on tubers and potato virus Yo. Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated susceptibility to both Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.
Sarpo Mira flower
Sarpo Mira
  

Tuber characteristics
Smoothness of skin Smooth
Shape of tuber Oval - long
Depth of eyes Shallow - medium
Colour of skin Red
Colour of flesh White
  
Botanical description
Maturity Maincrop
Frequency of berries Few
Colour of flower Red violet
Colour of base of lightsprout Pink

Resistance to Damage, Pests and DiseasesLow.......High
Late blight on foliage ( Phytophthora infestans )  
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7
  
Late blight on tubers ( Phytophthora infestans ) 
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9
Powdery scab ( Spongospora subterranea ) 
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5
    
Blackleg ( Pectobacterium atrosepticum )  
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7
  
Common scab ( Streptomyces scabiei ) 
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4
     
Potato Cyst Nematode ( Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1 ) 
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2
       
Potato Cyst Nematode ( Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 ) 
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2
       
Potato Leafroll Virus 
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5
    
Potato Virus Yo  
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9
Bruising 
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6
   
Splitting 
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3
      

Results of National List and Potato Council Independent Variety Trials