97F267-10 new variety

Nessma

Genetic Origin: DISCO x SOLEIA
Breeder(s): SICA BRETAGNE-PLANTS
Assignee: GIE LSA and Gopex Distribution S.A.
Category: Transformation chips-crisps
Maturity: medium to medium-early

 

 

Descriptive characters

Tuber: Long oval, regular, very shallow eyes, yellow skin, and yellow flesh

Growing and use-related characters

Yield: good (100% of Bintje)

Grading: high proportion of large tubers



Susceptibility to diseases:
• Leaf blight: susceptible

• Tuber blight: slightly susceptible
• Common scab: fairly susceptible
• Virus Y: fairly susceptible

• Leaf roll: slightly susceptible
• Nematode RO1-4: resistant

Internal tuber defects:
• very slightly susceptible to rust spots 

• very slightly susceptible to hollow heart and lack spots

Susceptible to desprouting: quite susceptible
Culinary quality : Table-use group B
Dry matter content: 22-23%
Keeping quality: quite good

General characters

It is a medium to medium early variety, with a high proportion of large and long oval tubers. Its dry matter content is about 22-23%, its ability to industrial transformation to crisps, with its quite short form, is good.