Lady Christl

Early variety with excellent appearance and a great taste

  • High yields of yellow fleshed tubers, a reliable early performer.
  • Outstanding eating quality with a firm texture.
  • Treat accordingly to prevent Rhizoctonia.
  • Top dress crop on light soils to maximise yield.

Storage

3oC
7 Months

Advice

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  • Do not use pre-chitted seed.
  • Slightly susceptible to Sencorex (Metribuzin) when applied pre-emergence and susceptible to foliar damage when applied post-emergence.
  • Plant in warm, well drained soils to avoid Rhizoctonia affecting final skin finish.
  • Sensitive to Magnesium deficiency.
  • Do not delay harvest and ventilate well in store to avoid any Silver Scurf present proliferating.
  • Ensure skin-set before harvesting.
Characteristics
Maturity 8
Skin Colour Yellow
Flesh Colour* 7
Tuber Shape** LOO
Eye Depth 7
Tuber Uniformity 7
Tuber Size 7
Freedom From Outgrades 7
Dry Matter % 19
Suitability for Cooking† 8A
Dormancy 3

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 9
Yntn-virus R
Foliage Blight 3
Tuber Blight 8
Common Scab 7.5
Spraing 6
Bruising 8
Secondary Growth 7.5
Ro1 9
Ro2/3 -
Pa2 -
Pa3 -
wz 1 (D1) 10
wz 2/6 (G1/O1) 8
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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