Ballerina Del

New beautiful consumption variety with very good cooking qualities and very nice skin. The variety is rather early, even though the dormancy is long. Ballerina is very suitable for storing.

Category:

Fresh Market

Usage:

Consumption - salad, very washable

Maturity:

Early to medium early

Yield:

High

Foliage:

Rather low and covering

Tuber size:

Medium - best product under 60 mm

Tuber shape:

Nice oval tubers

Number of tubers:

12-15

Skin colour:

Yellow, beautiful skin

Flesh colour:

Yellow

Cooking type:

AB

Dry matter content:

Medium

Dormancy period:

Long, very good storability

Nematodes:

Susceptible

Wart disease:

Resistant, type 1

Foliage blight:

Average resistance

Tuber blight:

Good resistance

Common scab:

Good resistance

Growing:

Ballerina is a variety for the better soils. Fertiliser level is medium. Rather slow emergence, so take precautions against rizoctonia

Tips:

Plant with short distance between the plants

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