Suitable for the pre-pack, French fry and chipping markets. Dry matter 21%. Produces high yields of bright bold tubers with shallow eyes. Long dormancy gives good long-term storability with stable fry colours. Susceptible to Dry rot Fusarium sulphureum, late blight on foliage, potato cyst nematode Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1 and potato virus Yo. Shows resistance to enzymic browning, gangrene, Black dot, Blackleg and resistance to potato cyst nematode Globodera Rostochiensis Ro1.

Parentage Morag x Maris Piper
Breeder Cygnet PB Ltd
Breeder Agent Cygnet PB Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2031

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Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval - long
Colour of skinWhite
Colour of fleshCream
Depth of eyesShallow
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturityEarly Maincrop
Height of plantsMedium
Colour of flowerRed violet
Frequency of berriesAbsent

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or Potato Council Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 13th of September, 2007