Ambo is a very attractive early maturing versatile parti-coloured variety with good foliage and tuber late blight resistance. High yielding in a wide range of soil types and presents good drought resistance. Resistance to late blight on tubers. Susceptible to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and potato cyst nematode Globodera pallida Pa3/2,1. Susceptible to potato virus Yo.
Desiree x Cara
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Short - oval|
|Colour of skin||Red parti-coloured|
|Colour of flesh||Cream|
|Depth of eyes||Deep|
|Smoothness of skin||Medium|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Violet|
|Height of plants||Medium - tall|
|Colour of flower||White|
|Frequency of berries||Medium|
Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.
Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 5th of July, 2016