Breeder (s): Z.P.C. B.V. – Netherlands
Listing in: French Catalogue (2002)
Type: List A
Category: firm flesh consumption
Maturity: Early to medium-early
Tuber: elongated, shallow eyes, yellow skin, smooth to medium, dark yellow flesh.
Sprout: Red purplish, conical, medium to dense hairiness.
Plant: Medium height, semi-upright to spreading habit, intermediate type.
Stem: Weak pigmentation.
Leaf: light to medium, semi-gloss, small to medium size; leaflet medium, medium width.
Flowering: zero or very low to low.
Flower: white, flower bud weakly pigmented.
Fruit: absent or very rare.
cultural characters and use
Yield: 137% of Belle de Fontenay
Calibration: proportion of large tubers: low.
Susceptibility to diseases:
Leaf blight: susceptible.
Tuber blight: susceptible.
Wart: not attacked.
Common scab: fairly susceptible.
Winding: slightly susceptible.
Nematode RO 1-4: resistant.
Internal tuber defects: slightly susceptible to rust spots, hollow heart
and black spots
Sensitivity to desprouting: insensitive.
Mechanical Impact: moderately sensitive
Culinary quality: good for cooking, culinary group A,
blackening after cooking: nil, fry color: medium to dark enough.
Dry matter content: Low.
Keeping quality: Low.