Desiree Del

Red, standard variety with a safe yield under difficult conditions. Desiree is suitable for storing.

Category:

Fresh Market

Usage:

Consumption - french fries

Maturity:

Medium late

Yield:

Moderate to high

Foliage:

Medium high

Tuber size:

Medium

Tuber shape:

Oval to long tubers

Number of tubers:

12-14

Skin colour:

Red, smooth skin

Flesh colour:

Light yellow

Cooking type:

B

Dry matter content:

Medium to high

Dormancy period:

Medium to long, good storability

Nematodes:

Susceptible

Wart disease:

Resistant to type 1

Foliage blight:

Average susceptibility

Tuber blight:

Rather good resistance

Common scab:

Susceptible

Growing:

Good heat and drought resistance. Rather safe variety under bad growing conditions. Avoid soils with scab problems

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