Isle of Jura is suitable for the pre-pack, general ware and export markets thanks to excellent flavour. Large tuber numbers allow high yield of 45x65mm ware. It has medium dry matter and boils extremely well. Good resistance to powdery scab, blackleg, gangrene, potato virus Yo and spraing. tests show susceptibility to Black dot, Dry rot Fusarium coeruleum and Fusarium sulphureum , late blight on foliage, Silver scurf. Tests found susceptibility to potato cyst nematode Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1 and resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1.
Navan x 81C117-13
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|Shape of tuber||Oval - long|
|Colour of skin||White|
|Colour of flesh||Cream|
|Depth of eyes||Shallow|
|Smoothness of skin||Smooth|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Pink|
|Height of plants||Medium|
|Colour of flower||White|
|Frequency of berries||Few|
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