Carrera x Agata
Round oval/oval shape
Yellow skin and yellow flesh
Colombo can be distinguished from other varieties due to its exceptional taste and interesting texture, which provide a wide range of uses.
Susceptible to PVY and resistant to Yntn
Very susceptible to foliage blight. Very susceptible to tuber blight. Slightly susceptible to common scab and powdery scab
Resistant to potato cyst nematode RO1.
Susceptible to potato cyst nematode RO 2/3
The aim is to promote Colombo to the younger generation as part of their daily diet and consumer preferences. With a unique taste and pleasing yellow colour, the variety is already in demand among European retailers.