Maincrop maturity with high yields and many tubers per plant. Good resistance to gangrene ans splitting. Suitable for storage. Moderately susceptible to common scab, powdery scab, potato virus Yo, Dry rot Fusarium coeruleum , Fusarium sulphureum and slugs. Tests show this variety is susceptipble to potato cyst nematode Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1 and resistant to Globodera rostochiensis . Medium dry matter with good cooking and frying qualities.
(CPC 1673 x Ulster Knight) x (Arran Cairn x Herald)
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Oval|
|Colour of skin||Cream|
|Colour of flesh||Cream|
|Depth of eyes||Very shallow - shallow|
|Smoothness of skin||Medium|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Pink|
|Height of plants||Tall|
|Colour of flower||Red violet|
|Frequency of berries||Many|
Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.
Results of National List or Potato Council Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 6th of November, 2008