Erika

EARLY MAIN TABLE POTATO, FIRM EATING AND SUPERB TASTE

Parentage
Marabel x AR88-156
Breeder
Nieder, Austria
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 oval shape
Yellow skin and light-yellow flesh
Very shallow eyes
Very smooth skin
Medium dry matter
Eating Quality
Superb firm boiling
Good flavour
Virus Diseases
Good resistance to virus Yn and Yntn
Other Diseases
Moderate susceptibility to leaf blight
Good resistance to tuber blight.
Good resistance to common scab
PCN
Resistant to potato cyst nematodes, pathotypes Ro 1 & 4. Resistant to potato wart