Amado

convinces with strength performance

AMADO is a medium-late to late starch variety with excellent nematode resistance and tolerance, high tuber yields and high starch content.
Growing recommendations
Site requirements
medium demands on soil and water supply
Planting
approx. 40,000 plants/ha (seed size 35/55 mm)
Planting depth
normal
Seed preparation
normal
Seed dressing
normal
Herbicides
no sensitivities known
Foliage
medium to good foliage
Fertilization incl. return of previous crop at medium supply level
Nitrogen (N)
medium - compared to local standard
Phosphorus (P2O5)
100 kg/ha
Potassium (K2O)
150-200 kg/ha
Magnesium (MgO)
60 kg/ha
Variety characteristics
Maturitymedium late to late
Yield and Starch content
high starch yields
Yield
high starch yields due to good tuber yields
Youth development
rapid
Dormancy
high; good storabillity
Tuber characteristics
Tuber shape
round - oval
Eye depth
medium
Flesh colour
light yellow
Skin colour
yellow
Resistances
PCN
Ro1 (9), Ro2/3, Ro4
Pa2, Pa3
Sensitivities
Foliage blight
medium
Common scrab
medium
Bruising
medium
Mechanical damage
medium - high

All particulars are based on official variety trials and/or our own experience. However, as potatoes are natural products we cannot undertake any liability for these details. (status 09/2018)