CAESAR

Yield 108 % of Bintje
Grading: Proportion of large tubers high to very high
Susceptibility to diseases ---
Leaf blight  moderately susceptible
Tuber blight NTR
Black wart  not attacked
Common scab fairly susceptible
Virus X NTR
Virus A NTR
Virus Y slightly susceptible
Leaf roll moderately susceptible
Nematode RO 1-4 NTR
Internal tuber defects Moderately susceptible to rust spots, rather slightly susceptible to heart hollow and fairly susceptible to black spots
Susceptibility to desprouting Fairly susceptible
Dormancy period Fairly short
Culinary quality Table-use group C, slight blackening after cooking, fry colour: NTR
Dry matter content Medium

Morphological characteristics

Plant - medium to tall and intermediate type foliage structure; stems upright to semi-upright and medium anthocyanin colouration; medium, medium green leaves and intermediate to open silhouette; high to very high frequency of flowers, none or very weak anthocyanin colouration inner side flower corolla.
Tubers - long-oval; yellow, smooth skin; fairly yellow flesh; very shallow eyes.
Sprouts - small to medium, conical, weak to medium intensity of anthocyanin colouration and medium pubescence of base; medium terminal bud with weak anthocyanin colouration of tip; medium root tips.