Peela is a medium early, high yielding potato variety with cooking type B and especially suitable for the peeling market. This is convinced by extreme good results with regard to row discoloration.This variety shows a very high number of tubers in a very regular size. It has an attractive dark yellow flesh color. Peela shows good tolerances against rhizoctonia, tuber blight, hollow heart, damages, bruising and internal rust spot.


Maturity Medium early
Plant type Intermediate
Growth habit Upright
Color of flower White
Foliage development Rapid, Medium
Number of tubers Very high
Dormancy Medium

Tuber characteristics

Tuber shape Round oval
Flesh color Deep yellow
Eye depth Shallow
Skin color Yellow
Skin characteristic Smooth


Nematodes Ro 1
Potato wart disease Race 1 *
Leaf blight Medium
Tuber blight High
Rhizoctonia High
Black leg High
Common scab Medium, High
Internal rust spot Very high
Second growth Medium
Damages High
Bruising High, Very high
PVY High

Yield and Quality

Market outlet Ware, Peeling
Yield Very high
Share oversize Very low
Share undersize Medium
Cooking type Fairly firm cooking
After cooking discoloration Low
Discoloration raw Very low
Dry matter content Medium
* was found to be resistant in one EU country