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Leaf Flower Plant
Sprout Tuber Sliced Tuber


  • Origin & Breeding: bred from the cross (QP86013.02 x W231) made by the Centre de recherche Les Buissons inc., MAPAQ, at Pointe-aux-Outardes, Quebec (Canada) in 1992.
  • Year registered in Canada: 2007
  • Registration number: 6362
  • Maturity: mid-season

Botanical Features

  • Plants: medium tall, semi-erect; rather thick stems, not pigmented; prominent straight single wings; slightly swollen nodes.
  • Leaves: olive green, open silhouette; petiole not pigmented.
    Terminal leaflets: medium ovate; tip acuminate; base cordate and asymmetrical; margins slightly wavy.
    Primary leaflets: three pairs, narrowly ovate; tip acuminate; base obtuse, very slightly asymmetrical.
  • Flowers: very numerous, white small corolla with prominent star, bright yellow anther; calix, flower bud and peduncle very slightly pigmented; low berry production.
  • Tubers: flattened round tuber; flaky brown skin; few shallow eyes, evenly distributed; slightly prominent eyebrows; white flesh.
  • Sprouts: conical, red-violet, base and tip weakly pigmented and weakly pubescent; closed habit.

Agricultural Features

Medium yielding variety. Good resistance to hollow heart; medium dry matter content; medium dormancy period.

  • Utilization: firm texture, excellent for boiling; none to trace sloughing after boiling; none to trace blackening after cooking.
  • Chief Market: fresh market.

Reaction to Diseases

Susceptible: late blight, common scab, rhizoctonia.

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