Elland

Parentage: Golden Millenium x Innovator

Characteristics

  • Parentage: Golden Millenium x Innovator

  • Maturity: Early Maincrop

  • Flowers: White

  • Tuber Shape: Long Oval

  • Tuber Skin: Cream

  • Tuber Flesh: Light yellow

Elland

Resistances

Splitting
Bruising
Silver Scurf
Dry Rot (F. sulphureum)
Dry Rot (F. coeruleum)
Black Dot
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

Agronomic Features

Elland produces high yields of regular-shaped tubers. Elland has resistance to PCN G. pallida as well as bruising and external damage. Elland shows excellent  esistance to C. scab and Blackleg as well as most skin blemish diseases.

Crop Quality

Elland is an early maincrop variety with excellent processing characteristics. Oval – long-oval tubers with shallow eyes ideally suited for chipping. Regular tuber shape and skin brightness give potential in the prepack sector.

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