Caruso

Caruso

Caruso is an excellent, high yielding crisps variety. Low content of reducing sugar with very good suitability for the production of dehydrated products. Small, oval tubers with shallow eyes and light yellow flesh color. Resistant to PCN Ro1 and Ro4. High resistances against late blight, tuber blight, common scab and internal rust spot.

Plant

Maturity Medium early
Plant type Intermediate
Growth habit Semi-upright
Color of flower White
Foliage development Very rapid
Number of tubers High
Dormancy Low, Medium

Tuber characteristics

Tuber shape Round oval
Flesh color Light yellow
Eye depth Medium, Shallow
Skin color Yellow
Skin characteristic Rough

Resistances

Nematodes Ro 1, Ro 4
Leaf blight Medium, High
Tuber blight High
Rhizoctonia High
Black leg High
Common scab Medium, High
Internal rust spot High
Damages Low, Medium
Bruising Medium
PVY High
PLRV Medium, High

Yield and Quality

Market outlet Crisps, Dehydrated potato products
Yield Medium
Share oversize Low
Share undersize High
Discoloration raw Low
Dry matter content High