French Fries And Crisps, Fontane

Versatile and very high yielding early maincrop variety for French fries and flake processing

Large, uniform,yellow tubers with shallow eyes and a light yellow flesh colour

High dry matter content, good dormancy and suitable for a lot of soil types 

Good resistance to viruses and spraing and resistant to PCN (RO1&4)

Variety Characteristics
Cooking Type
French fries
Flesh Colour
Light Yellow
Skin Colour
Yellow
Dry Matter Rate
High
Tuber Shape
Oval
Eye Depth
Shallow
Tuber Size
Large, Uniform
Yield
High marketable yield
Planting
Maturity
Medium Late
Frequency of Flower
Medium
Colour of Flower
White
Frequency of Green
Quite often
Resistances to Diseases
Resistance to Fungal Diseases
Medium resistance to late blight and High resistance to fusairum
Resistance to Virus Diseases
Medium resistance to Potato Yn and High resistance Spraing
Resistance to Bacteria Diseases
Medium resistance to Powdery Scab
Dormancy

High, excellent suitable for long term storage.

Growing Recommendations

• Certified seed must be used,

• Seeds should not be cut,

• Equipment must be disinfected during sewing,

• Seed spraying should be done,