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Rosagold

Info

Market Outlets Pre-Pack,Fresh Market
Maturity Medium Early
Average Yield High
Crossing Laura x Miriam

Rosagold is an attractive, red-skinned table potato with excellent skin finish and good resistance to common scab and virus. This high-yielding, yellow-fleshed variety produces plenty of round-oval tubers of uniform shape and is well-suited for use as either a table variety or home-cut fries.

Quality

Tuber Shape Round
Uniform of Shape Uniform
Eye Depth Shallow
Skin Color Red
Flesh Color Yellow
Dry matter (%) 20.2%

Agronomy

Dormancy Long
Tuber Number Very High Setting
Resistance to Damage Good Resistance
Resistance to Bruising Moderate Resistance
Secondary Growth
Flower Colour Light Purple

Disease Resistance

Late Blight (Foliage blight) Moderate Resistance Common Scab Moderate Resistance
Virus PVY Good Resistance Tuber Blight Moderate Resistance
PCN - Ro1 & Ro4 Resistant Blackleg Moderate Resistance
PCN - Pallida Susceptible Virus Yntn Very Good Resistance

Storage Recommendation

Rosagold has good dormancy characteristics which makes this variety suitable for long term storage at a temperature of 5ºC.

Resistance

Rosagold is relatively susceptible to late blight and tuber blight. Resistance to common scab, virus Yntn and virus Yn is good. Rosagold is resistant to PCN Ro1 and Ro4.

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