Potato Variety - Chieftain

Characteristics



  • Shape: Oblong
  • Skin: Red
  • Flesh: White
  • Market Use: Fresh Markets
  • Medium to Late Maturing

Chieftain is a high yielding, medium maturing variety with round oval red skinned, white fleshed tubers with shallow to medium depth eyes. Its useful for the fresh market and spefic gravity is medium. Plants are medium sized and spreading with light violet large flowers. It stores well. It boils well and has good color after boiling and doesn't darken after peeling. It has resistences to late blight, common scab, PVA, tuber net necrosis and stem end browning.