Variety Name: BelmondaRights Holder | Breeder: SAKACountry of Origin: Germany GermanyYear of of introduction: 2010Parentage: MARABEL

High yielding and robust maincrop producing big tubers of an attractive and uniform round oval shape with shallow eyes and yellow skin & flesh. Belmonda comes up with an excellent storability and an outstanding resistance to heat and drought. Besides, it is strong against bruising, blackleg and internal rust.


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

Tuber characteristics
  • Tuber shape: Round oval
  • Flesh color: Yellow
  • Eye depth: Very shallow, Shallow
  • Skin color: Yellow
  • Skin characteristic: Smooth

  • Nematodes: Ro 1, Ro 4
  • Potato wart disease: Race 1
  • Leaf blight: High
  • Tuber blight: Medium, High
  • Rhizoctonia: High
  • Black leg: Medium, High
  • Common scab: Medium
  • Internal rust spot: Very high
  • Second growth: Very high
  • Silver scurf: Medium, High
  • Damages: High
  • Bruising: High
  • PVY: Low
  • PVY ntn: High
  • PLRV: Medium

Yield and Quality
  • Market outlet: Ware, Directmarketing, Pre-packing
  • Yield: Very high
  • Share oversize: Medium
  • Share undersize: Low
  • Cooking type: Fairly firm cooking
  • After cooking discoloration: Low
  • Discoloration raw: Low
  • Dry matter content: Medium

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