Tubers have some resistance to splitting and excellent resistance to bruising.  Trials have found good resistance to late blight on tubers, powdery scab, common scab, blackleg and Potato Virus Yo.  This variety has low resistance to dry rot (Fusarium sulphureum).  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.

Parentage Harmony x Pink Fir Apple hybrid (5RE96)
Breeder Agent Caithness Potatoes Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2038

Images

Lulu (flower)
Lulu (flower)

Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberRound
Colour of skinRed parti-coloured
Colour of fleshWhite
Depth of eyesShallow
Smoothness of skinSmooth
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturitySecond Early
Height of plantsShort
Colour of flowerRed violet
Frequency of berriesAbsent

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 23rd of July, 2009