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Kyra is a red-skinned potato for fresh consumption and traditional market. This variety produces big-sized tubers with a very good yield. Cooking type A (firm). It has a high resistance against common scab, and is very strong against Erwinia and Y-virus. Very suitable for the Mediterranean climate.


Parentage FOB 04-136-108R x FOB 05-140-008R
Maturity Moderately Late
Foliage development Good
Metribuzin Moderate Sensitive
Tuber shape Long oval
Skin colour Red
Flesh colour Light yellow
Shallowness of eyes Rather shallow eyes
Yield High
Tuber size Large
Dormancy period Long dormancy %
Market Traditional
Cooking type A (firm)
Discoloration after cooking 320
Dry matter content 17,8 %

Disease resistance

Blight foliar 5
Blight tuber 6
Common scab 8
Drought tolerance 7
Wart disease Fysio 1 Resistant
PCN resistance Ro1 & Ro4 Resistant

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