Second early table potato, tending to produce large baker fraction. Very popular early baker for numerous supermarket outlets. Tests show resistance to Dry rot Fusarium sulphureum and splitting. Susceptible to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1.

Parentage Primura x KO 51-123
Breeder Agent Agrico UK Ltd
Breeder Rights (expiry) 2013

Images

Marfona (leaf)
Marfona (flower)
Marfona (flower)

Characters

Tuber Characteristics
Shape of tuberShort - oval
Colour of skinCream
Colour of fleshLight yellow
Depth of eyesShallow - medium
Smoothness of skinMedium
Botanical Description
Colour of base of lightsproutPink
MaturitySecond Early
Height of plantsMedium
Colour of flowerWhite
Frequency of berriesAbsent

Resistance to Damage, Pests and Diseases.

Results of National List or Potato Council Independent Variety Trials
Variety information last modified on 13th of November, 2014