Van Rijn-KWS (UK) Ltd

4 Manor Barns
Titchwell
Kings Lynn
Norfolk
PE31 8BB
United Kingdom

Telephone: 07826958333  —  Fax: 01485210174  —  Email: [javascript protected email address]

Varieties Bred

Name Image Marketing Qualities
Piccolo Star  Tubers have good resistance to splitting and some resistance to bruising.  Trials have found good resistance to black scurf, blackleg, common scab, black dot and silver scurf..  This variety has low resistance to late blight on tubers.  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.

Varieties Managed

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