Flavia is an extra early ware potato, cooking type B. Attractive longoval tubers with shallow eyes, yellow skin and yellow flesh color. Resistant against PCN Ro1 and Ro4. High tolerances towards rhizoctonia, black leg, internal rust spot and common scab. Flavia is also quite resistant to physiological defects like second growth, hollow heart and growing cracks.


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

Tuber characteristics

Tuber shape Long oval
Flesh color Yellow
Eye depth Shallow
Skin color Yellow
Skin characteristic Netted


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

Yield and Quality

Market outlet Ware, Early ware
Yield Medium, High
Share oversize Low, Medium
Share undersize Low, Medium
Cooking type Fairly firm cooking
After cooking discoloration Low, Medium
Discoloration raw Very low, Low
Dry matter content Low, Medium