Safiyah

BRIGHT EARLY MAIN TABLE POTATO, LOW INPUT SUITED TO WIDE RANGE OF PRODUCTION CONDITIONS

Parentage
Ofabula x Felsina
Breeder
Higgins, UK
Breeder's Representative
Higgins, UK
Maturity
Early main crop. Moderate tops
Yield
Medium tuber set. High yield. Good drought tolerance
Tubers
Oval shape
Cream skin and flesh
Shallow eyes
Very smooth skin
Medium dry matter
Eating Quality
Good eating quality
Virus Diseases
Low tolerance to PVY
Other Diseases
Moderate susceptibility to leaf blight
Good resistance to tuber blight, gangrene and blackleg.
Moderate resistance to common scab
PCN
Resistant to potato cyst nematode Ro 1. Pallida susceptible. Resistant to potato wart