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Arizona produces exceptionally high yields of large, uniform tubers which make it perfectly suited for the main market category.

This early-maturing, fresh market variety has smooth yellow skin and light-yellow flesh, grows in almost all soil types, and has great heat tolerance.

Arizona

Market Outlets

Fresh Market "A" Size

Info

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Maturity Early
Average Yield High
Crossing UK150-19D22 x Mascotte

Quality

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Tuber Shape Oval
Uniform of Shape Uniform
Eye Depth Shallow
Skin Color Yellow
Flesh Color Pale Yellow
Dry matter percent 17.2

Agronomy

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Dormancy Medium
Tuber Number Low Setting
Resistance to Damage Good Resistance
Resistance to Bruising Very Good Resistance
Secondary Growth Not Susceptible
Flower Colour White

Disease Resistance

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Late Blight (Foliage blight) Moderate Resistance
Common Scab Slightly Resistant
Virus PVY Very Good Resistance
Tuber Blight Good Resistance
PCN - Ro1 & Ro4 Resistant
PCN - Pallida Susceptible
Blackleg Slightly Susceptible
Virus Yntn Very Good Resistance
Fusarium (Dry Rot) Moderate Resistance
Leaf Roll Virus Moderate Resistance
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  • Storage Recommendation

    Arizona has quite a good dormancy and is therefore suitable for longer storage periods at 5°C.

  • Cultivation Recommendation

    It is recommended to warm seed prior to planting. Arizona is sensitive to Sencor - do not use post-emergence; it will affect the set negatively. Do not de-sprout more than once.

  • Resistance

    Arizona is slightly resistant to common scab. Its resistance to tuber blight, virus Yntn, and virus Yn is good. Arizona is resistant to PCN Ro1 and Ro4.