Favola

medium early processing variety for crisps and purée

  • mittelfrüh
  • ertagsstark
  • farbstabil mit hohen Ausbeuten
  • Langzeitlagersorte
FAVOLA – considerable yield and reliable crisps quality.
Growing recommendations
Site requirements
preferably grown on medium soils with uniform water and nutrient supply
Planting
approx. 40.400 plants/ha (seed size 35/55 mm)
Planting depth
normal
Seed preparation
temperature shock 3 days bevor planting
Seed dressing
preventive control of Rhizoctonia solani is generally recommended
Herbicides
no sensitivities known
Foliage
protective control of late bight within the usual spraying programm is recommended
Fertilization incl. return of previous crop
Nitrogen (N)
medium - compared to local standard
Phosphorus (P2O5)
100 kg/ha (at planting, water soluble phosphate)
Potassium (K2O)
200-250 kg/ha
Magnesium (MgO)
60 kg/ha
Variety characteristics
Maturitymedium early
Consumption quality
crisps and purée, light yellow flesh colour
Yield
good yield
Youth development
rapid
Dormancy
good storability, good results for crisps > 6°C
Tuber characteristics
Tuber shape
round
Eye depth
shallow - medium
Flesh colour
light yellow
Skin colour
yellow
Skin
netted
Resistances
PCN
Ro1 (9)
Sensitivities
Common scrab
low
Spraing
low
Bruising
low - medium
Mechanical damage
medium

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