CHARLENE

(Novita x Gourmandine)

  • Breeder : Bretagne Plants
  • Status : Exclusive
  • Type : Salad Potatoe
  • Precocity/earliness : Medium early
  • Dry matter % : 18%
  • Common scab : 4
  • Leaf blight : 7
  • Nématode Ro1-4 : 0
  • culinary group :

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Description

Worthy heiress of Charlotte, Charlene is a medium early firm flesh variety. It produces many tubers, with very nice presentation. It is suitable to dry and hot climate. It also offers a good tolerance to leaf blight, and is one of the best keeping salad potato variety available on the market.
Advice for planting : plant in a well warmed soil (above 10°C).

Skin color : Yellow / Flesh color : Yellow

Qualities and general features

  • Regularity : 8
  • Eyes : 8
  • Maturity/Precocity : 7
  • Dormance period : 8
  • Preservation : 9
  • Big tubers proportion : 5
  • Thickness : 3
  • Bruising :
  • Coloring with frying : 5
  • Dry matter % : 18
  • Gustative qualities : 9
  • Cooking firmness : 9
  • Coocking blackening : 9

Implantation

  • Growing time : 110
  • Production (with 35/45,
    number of tubers) : 14
  • Indicative yield (T/Ha) : 50
h

Disease resistance

  • Ro1-4 Nematods : R
  • Leaf blight : 7
  • Tuber blight :
  • Common scab : 4
  • Black wart : R
  • Virus X : S
  • Virus A : S
  • Virus Y : 4
  • Leaf roll virus : 5
  • Desrouting : 3
  • Rust spot : 7
  • Rust spot : 7
  • Black spot :
Legend
  • 1 : Weak
  • 9 : Excellent
  • R : Resilient
  • S : Sensitive