Sunshine is a very early to early table potato with cooking type B. Its long oval, well-shaped tubers attract with their very shallow eyes, smooth skin and unique brightness. Sunshine grows rapidly and achieves early high yields. Remarkable is its very early skin finish. It shows resistances against black leg, common scab and bruising. Resistant to PCN Ro 1.


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

Tuber characteristics

Tuber shape Long oval
Flesh color Yellow, Deep yellow
Eye depth Very shallow, Shallow
Skin color Yellow
Skin characteristic Smooth


Nematodes Ro 1
Leaf blight Medium, High
Tuber blight High
Rhizoctonia Medium
Black leg High
Common scab Very high
Internal rust spot High
Second growth High
Silver scurf High
Damages High
Bruising High, Very high
PVY Medium, High
PVY ntn Very high

Yield and Quality

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