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Origin

Maris Peer

Botanical Features

Breeder

 

Parentage

 

National List Trials

 

Plant Breeders Rights

Plant Breeding Institute

 

120/13 x Ulster Knight

 

 

 

 

Maturity

 

End Use

 

Haulm

 

Flowers

 

Tubers

Second Early

 

Baby/New/Salad/Table

 

Medium

 

Purple

 

Short oval, cream skin, cream flesh

Virus Y                                      

 

Skin Spot                                  

 

Dry Rot (F. coeruleum)            

 

Dry Rot (F. sulphureum)          

 

Silver Scurf                              

 

Bruising                                    

 

Splitting                                    

Foliage blight                  

 

Tuber blight                    

 

Blackleg                          

 

Common scab                

 

Powdery scab                

 

G.Pallida Pa 2/3,1          

 

G.Rostochiensis Ro1    

 

Leafroll                            

4

 

4

 

4

 

5

 

6

 

2

 

2

 

4

3

 

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-

 

-

 

-

 

6

 

7

Resistance to damage, pests and diseases

Consumer Quality

Agronomic Features

Moderate yields of uniform sized tubers with a firm waxy flesh.

Traditional salad variety with good consumer acceptance.

Good resistance to powdery scab, gangrene, damage and bruising.