Alouette is an maincrop, versatile red skin ware variety with late blight resistance in foliage and tuber, suitable for conventional and organic production.
Alouette is one of the Next Generation of Blight resistant varieties. Alouette has a firm cooking type and has scored highly in sensory evaluation analysis.
Suggested fertiliser treatment
Nitrogen: standard advice -10%.
Potassium: standard advice +20%.
Phosphate: standard advice.
35/45mm: 24cm (46,300 plants/Ha).
45/55mm: 28cm (39,600 plants/Ha).
Spacing figures for 90cm row width.
Metribuzin (Sencorex) can cause discolouration of the foliage.
Allow skins to fully set before harvest.
Average dormancy and is suitable for medium to long term storage.
Plant and tuber