This second early variety was bred by Donald McKelvie and first marketed around 1927. Arran Banner produces a moderate yield of round, white-skinned tubers with white flesh. Tests show suseptibility to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and potato cyst nematode Globodera pallida Pa 2/3,1.
Suttons Abundance x Flourball
Breeder Rights (expiry)
|Shape of tuber||Round|
|Colour of skin||Cream|
|Colour of flesh||Cream|
|Depth of eyes||Medium - deep|
|Smoothness of skin||Smooth|
|Colour of base of lightsprout||Pink|
|Colour of flower||White|
|Frequency of berries||Absent|
Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.
Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 23rd of November, 2010