Hermes

Parentage: 5158DDR x SW 163/55

Characteristics

  • Parentage: 5158DDR x SW 163/55

  • Maturity: Maincrop

  • Flowers: Red Violet

  • Tuber Shape: Oval

  • Tuber Skin: Cream

  • Tuber Flesh: Light Yellow

Hermes

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

High yield with low tuber numbers. High dry matter with good fry colour.

Agronomic Features

Performs well in Middle East and North African countries. Good resistance to Powdery Scab, Leafroll, Virus Y and splitting.

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