Tilbury

INDUSTRIAL VARIETY FOR CRISPS & FLAKES

  • Rustic variety mainly recommended in the Mediterranean and Middle East.
  • Variety with average maturity but with a very fast emergence.
  • Very well suited for crisp processing for up to 4 months of storage.
  • Its very high dry matter content makes it a suitable variety for flake.

PLANT
EMERGENCEFAST
PLANT VIGOURHIGH
FOLIAGE MATURITYMEDIUM LATE
TUBER
TUBER SHAPESHORT OVAL
SHAPE UNIFORMITYFAIRLY GOOD
EYE DEPTHFAIRLY DEEP
SKIN COLORYELLOW
FLESH COLOURPALE YELLOW
TUBER SIZELARGE
TUBER SETMODERATE
QUALITY
YIELDFAIRLY HIGH
DRY MATTER CONTENTEXCEPTIONAL (>26%)
DISINTEGRATIONMEDIUM
AFTER COOKING DARKENINGFAIRLY SLIGHT
COOKING TYPEC
FRYING COLOUR at harvestVERY GOOD
STORAGE ABILITYFAIRLY HIGH
DISEASES
RESISTANCE TO FOLIAGE LATE BLIGHTFAIRLY LOW
RESISTANCE TO TUBER LATE BLIGHTMODERATE
RESISTANCE TO PVYFAIRLY HIGH
RESISTANCE TO PVYntnVERY HIGH
RESISTANCE TO WART pathovar 1FULL
RESISTANCE TO PCN G.rostochiensis (Ro1-4)FULL
RESISTANCE TO PCN G.pallida (Pa2-3)NULL
PHYSIOLOGY
DORMANCYFAIRLY LONG
RESISTANCE TO DESPROUTINGFAIRLY LOW
RESISTANCE TO EXTERNAL DAMAGEMODERATE
RESISTANCE TO INTERNAL DAMAGELOW
RESISTANCE TO INTERNAL RUST SPOTHIGH