Lady Claire

Produces a consistent quality product for the discerning consumer

  • Excellent fry colours and quality, a proven long term storage variety.
  • Low stable reducing sugar content.
  • Good bruising resistance, even with storage down to 7°C.
  • Attention to detail through the growing season will deliver excellent results.

Storage

7oC
9 Months

Advice

Do you need specific advice about seed rates, fertilisers or agronomy? Ask your local supplier or Meijer contact.

  • Sensitive to Sencorex (Metribuzin) used at the full dose when applied pre-emergence.
  • Start your blight program early as Lady Claire is susceptible to both Alternaria and Late Blight.
  • Cure tubers thoroughly with ventilation immediately post-harvest.
  • Sensitive to compression damage in stores.
Characteristics
Maturity 8
Skin colour Dark Yellow
Flesh Colour* 7
Tuber Shape** RRO
Eye Depth 7
Tuber Uniformity 8
Tuber Size 6.5
Freedom From Outgrades 8
Dry Matter % 24
Suitability for Cooking† -
Dormancy 7

Comments

1 = Negative   9 = Positive
* 8 = Yellow   4 = White
** R = Round   O = Oval   L = Long
† A = Firm   D = Mealy

Resistance
PLRV 7
A-virus 9
X-virus 7
Y-virus 6.5
Yntn-virus 7
Foliage Blight 3
Tuber Blight 6
Common Scab 7
Spraing 6
Bruising 7
Secondary Growth 8
Ro1 9
Ro2 / 3 -
Pa2 -
Pa3 -
wz 1 (D1) 10
wz 2/6 (G1 / O1) 10
wz 18 (T1) -

9 = Highly Resistant   1 = Very Susceptible

Resistance to Nematodes:
Ro/Pa(x) = Globodera rostochiensis/G.pallida. Pathotype(x)
Ro1(=A), Ro2/Ro3(=BC), Pa2(=D), Pa3(=E)
9 = Highly Resistant   1 = Very Susceptible

Resistance to Wart Disease:
wz 1(D1), wz 2/6 (G1/O1, wz 18 (T1)
10 = Highly Resistant   3 = Very Susceptible

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