Early maincrop maturity producing high yields of large long oval tubers. Good resistance spraing. Moderately susceptible to late blight on foliage and tubers and potato virus Yo. Susceptable to gangrene and potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa 2/3,1 . Medium to high dry matter with good fry colours.

Parentage Bake King x F58050
Breeder Agent McCain Potatoes
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2018

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Shepody (leaf)
Shepody (sprout)
Shepody (flower)
Shepody (foliage)

Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberLong
Colour of skinCream
Colour of fleshCream
Depth of eyesShallow - medium
Smoothness of skinMedium
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturityEarly Maincrop
Height of plantsTall
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 29th of May, 2019