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Lotus is a moderately late variety. This variety provides a very high yield. The tubers are long oval with a nice smooth, light yellow skin. Lotus has a good drought tolerance what makes it very suitable for the Mediterranean and the North African market.


Parentage El Mundo x Barcelona
Maturity Moderately late
Foliage development Strong
Metribuzin Sensitive * in research
Tuber shape Long oval
Skin colour Light yellow
Flesh colour Cream
Shallowness of eyes Very shallow eyes
Yield Very high
Tuber size Large
Dormancy period Short dormancy
Market Traditional
Cooking type AB (rather firm)
Discoloration after cooking No discoloration
Dry matter content 18,5 %

Disease resistance

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

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