Tubers have good resistance to splitting and some resistance to bruising.  Trials have found good resistance to dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum).  This variety has low resistance to dry rot (Fusarium suphureum), potato leafroll virus, potato virus Yo, late blight on tubers and powdery scab.  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated partial resistance to Globodera pallida 2/3 and 1, but susceptibility toGlobodera rostochiensis Ro1.

Parentage (Pentland Javelin x seedling) x Innovator
Breeder Agent Caithness Potatoes Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2040

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Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberOval - long
Colour of skinWhite
Colour of fleshWhite
Depth of eyesShallow
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturitySecond Early
Height of plantsMedium
Colour of flowerWhite

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 22nd of September, 2011