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Seed potatoes

Seed potatoes

Breeder (s): Bretagne Plants – France

Catalogue registration: 2000

Category: Consumption

Maturity: Average

Descriptive characters

Tuber: Elongated, shallow eyes, yellow skin,

pale yellow flesh.

Sprout: Purple-blue, conical, medium to dense hairiness.

Plant: High Medium height, semi-upright upright growth habit,

intermediate type.

Upper: absent or very weak pigmentation.

Leaf: Medium green, semi-glossy to glossy; leaflet medium

to large, medium width wide.

Flowering: Slightly to moderately abundant.

Flower: White, moderately pigmented flower bud.

Fruit: Rare to moderately frequent.

cropping and use characters

Yield: 118% Desiree.

Grading: Proportion of large tubers: fairly high.

Susceptibility to diseases: Leaf blight: slightly susceptible.

Tuber blight: moderately susceptible.

wart: not attacked. Common scab: moderately


to very susceptible. Leaf roll: fairly susceptible.

Nematode ROI-4: resistant.

Internal tuber defects: Moderately susceptible

to rust spots, slightly susceptible to hollow heart,

moderately. Susceptible to black spots

sensitivity to sprouting. Rather slightly susceptible

to shocks Sensitivity: . Susceptible

Dormancy period: Average

Culinary quality: for cooking, culinary group B,

very slight blackening after cooking, not suitable for frying.

Dry matter content:. Average

Keeping quality: Good.