Red Lady

Red Lady

RED LADY is a main crop, red skinned quality ware potato, cooking type B. Long oval tubers with shallow eyes and yellow flesh. Resistant to potato wart disease race 1 and PCN Ro1, bruising, common scab, late blight, tuber blight and internal rust spot. Rapid skin finish. High drought tolerance and high resistance to second growth.


Maturity Medium early
Plant type Intermediate
Growth habit Upright
Color of flower Red-violet
Foliage development Rapid, Medium
Number of tubers Medium
Dormancy Medium, High

Tuber characteristics

Tuber shape Long oval
Flesh color Yellow
Eye depth Shallow
Skin color Red
Skin characteristic Netted


Nematodes Ro 1
Potato wart disease Race 1
Leaf blight Medium, High
Tuber blight High
Rhizoctonia Medium, High
Black leg Medium, High
Common scab High
Internal rust spot High
Damages Medium, High
Bruising High
PVY Medium
PVY ntn High
PLRV Medium

Yield and Quality

Market outlet Ware
Yield High
Share oversize Medium, High
Share undersize Low
Cooking type Fairly firm cooking
After cooking discoloration Low
Discoloration raw Low
Dry matter content Medium