Gala remains firm following cooking and does not present after cooking discolouration. Taste is regarded as excellent and combined with a brilliant yellow cooked flesh colour, these uniformly sized potatoes is one of the foremost used varieties in the baby potato segment in North America.

Utilization: Fresh Market - Baby Type
Maturity: first Early as a baby type(65-75 DAP)

Yield: High to very high
Skin Color: yellow, smooth
Flesh Color: Medium yellow
Tuber Shape: Round oval

Tuber Size: small to medium
Tuber Set: 14-18
Dry Matter: 18.0-19.0 %
Dormancy: Medium

Storage: medium to long

Variety Strengths:

  • High marketable yields
  • Semi tolerant to Heat and drought
  • High Resistance to PVYn virus
  • High resistance to Common scab
  • Bright shiny skin appearance
  • Moderate resistance to Black scurf
  • Very low incidence of Secondary growth, Growth cracks and Hollow heart
  • Resistant to Pallida types 2 & 3
  • Resistant to PCN RO 1, 4
  • Moderate to high resistance to PVY virus
  • Excellent eating qualities and great taste profile
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