Maincrop maturity with moderate yields. High resistance to common scab. Susceptible to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1, drought with a tendency to produce misshapen tubers when moisture stress occurs. Susceptible to tuber blight, foliage blight, mild mosaic virus, potato leaf roll virus and internal rust spot. Medium to high dry matter with good fry colour.

Parentage Seedling of Early Rose
Breeder Burbank USA
Breeder Agent GB Seed Industry
Breeder Rights (expiry) not set

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Russet Burbank (leaf)

Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberLong
Colour of skinCream
Colour of fleshWhite
Depth of eyesDeep
Smoothness of skinMedium
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturityMaincrop
Height of plantsTall
Colour of flowerWhite
Frequency of berriesAbsent

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or AHDB Potatoes Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 29th of May, 2019