Nectar is new age yellow flesh variety able to serve the needs of growers producing conventional size or possibly baby potatoes.  Nectar produces very high yields of A-­size potatoes. It produces a high number of tubers with very smooth bright skin and is very suitable for pre-packing.

Utilization: Fresh Market
Maturity: Early Main-crop (95-100 DAP)
Yield: Very high
Skin Color: Light yellow, faint pink eyes, smooth
Flesh Color: Light Yellow
Tuber Shape: Oval to Long Oval
Tuber Size: Medium
Tuber Set: 15-18 
Dry Matter: 20.0 %
Dormancy: Medium
Storage: Medium to long
Variety Strengths:

  • Medium to high tolerance to Heat and Drought 
  • Very uniform shape
  • Quick skin set
  • Excellent eating qualities with great taste profile
  • High resistance to Silver Scurf and Black dot
  • Low incidence to Secondary growth, Growth cracks and Hollow heart
  • Moderate to high tolerance to bruising and mechanical handling

Notes: Can be produced on different soils. Nectar keeps well in storage.

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