Lily Rose

RED SKIN AND FLESH SPECIALTY MARKET VARIETY

Parentage
Cecile x IVP 4X-038-1
Breeder
Van Rijn – KWS B.V., Netherlands
Breeder's Representative
Plantera, Netherlands
Maturity
Mid season
Yield
Medium. Moderate vigour in plant foliage
Tubers
Medium sized tubers
Oval shape
Red skin and flesh
Excellent skin, suitable for washing
Shallow eyes
Good dormancy
Cooking type A:B (Intermediate, dry matter 19-20%)
Eating Quality
Creamy texture
Good taste and skin finish so a specialty market option
Very good quality out of storage
Also okay for homemade fries
Virus Diseases
Moderate resistance to PVY
Other Diseases
Slightly susceptible to late blight
Moderate susceptibility to common scab
Moderately resistant to fusarium
Low bruising
PCN
Resistant to potato cyst nematodes Ro 1-4. Resistant to potato wart disease fysio 1