Blight resistant potatoes

Question ...

Can you recommend blight resistant potato varieties? I'm looking for 2nd early and early main crop varieties.

Answer ...

Try Sarpo Mira and Sarpo Axona - but remember, resistance does not mean immunity. Blue Danube is a specialty variety which has a deep blue/purple skin (but white flesh). Although its late blight resistance is not high, its tubers are highly resistant (ie. the final harvest yield is rarely affected).

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