Papageno is a medium early, high tuber setting and yielding economic variety with an excellent crisps production. She has an homogenous grading and the highlights are the resistances against the nematodes Ro1, Pa2 (8) and Pa3 (8). This variety is suitable for many locations and resistant against potato wart disease race 1.


Maturity Medium early
Plant type Stem type
Growth habit Semi-upright
Color of flower Light red-violet
Foliage development Very rapid
Number of tubers Very high
Dormancy High

Tuber characteristics

Tuber shape Round oval
Flesh color Light yellow
Eye depth Medium
Skin color Light brown
Skin characteristic Netted


Nematodes Ro 1, Pa 2 (8), Pa 3
Potato wart disease Race 1
Leaf blight High
Tuber blight Very high
Rhizoctonia High
Common scab High
Internal rust spot Very high
Second growth Medium, High
Damages Medium, High
Bruising Medium
PVY Very high
PVY ntn Very high

Yield and Quality

Market outlet Crisps, Dehydrated potato products
Yield Very high
Share oversize Low
Share undersize Low, Medium
Dry matter content Medium, High
Chips quality after harvest Very good
Chips quality after longterm storage Good