Atlantic

Parentage: Wauseon x Lenape

Characteristics

  • Parentage: Wauseon x Lenape

  • Maturity: Early Maincrop

  • Flowers: Red Violet

  • Tuber Shape: Short Oval

  • Tuber Skin: Cream

  • Tuber Flesh: Cream

Atlantic

Resistances

Splitting
Bruising
Silver Scurf
Dry Rot (F. sulphureum)
Dry Rot (F. coeruleum)
Skin Spot
Potato Virus Y
Potato Leafroll Virus
PCN (G. Rostoch Ro1)
PCN (G. Pallida Pa 2/3, 1)
Powdery Scab
Common Scab
Blackleg
Tuber Blight
Foliage Blight

Consumer Quality

Moderate yields of short oval tubers with high dry matter suitable for processing for crisps.

Agronomic Features

Short dormancy with high dry matter ideal for crisp production in hot climates. Produces potatoes suitable for processing in 90 days. Resistant to PCN Ro1 and immune to PVX.

Sucrose %Glucose %Dry MatterMarketable %
Lionheart0.0190.00920.990.2
Markies0.0860.00919.883.5
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Maris Piper0.1050.02622.093.7