Bellanita

HIGH SETTING AND TASTY SPECIALTY BABY POTATO MARKET VARIETY

Parentage
AR97-1032 x AR97-0942
Breeder
Agrico Research B.V., Emmeloord, Netherlands
Breeder's Representative
Agrico, Netherlands
Maturity
Early main crop. Moderate tops
Yield
Very high tuber set. Medium yield. Plant densely if after baby size tubers
Tubers
Long shape
Yellow skin and light-yellow flesh
Very shallow eyes
Very smooth skin
Medium dry matter
Eating Quality
Superb firm to medium boiling A:B (Dry matter 18-19%)
Good flavor and texture
Virus Diseases
Good tolerance to virus PVY
Other Diseases
Moderate susceptibility to leaf blight
Good resistance to fusarium
Medium resistance to common and powdery scab
PCN
Resistant to potato cyst nematodes, pathotypes Ro 1 & 4. Resistant to potato wart