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leaf Flower Plant
sprout Tuber Sliced tuber

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Botanical Features

Agricultural Features

High yielding variety; high number of tubers per plant; uniform in grading; good resistance to external and internal bruising; good storability; medium specific gravity.

Reaction to Diseases

Immune: potato wart (race 1)
Resistant: golden nematode (G. rostochiensis race 1).
Highly resistant: PVA, PVX, PVY.
Moderately resistant: leaf roll, tuber late blight, common scab.
Susceptible: foliage late blight.

References: 1, 4, 7.

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