Levante is a maincrop variety for the table market with good Blight resistance. Levante is one of the Next Generation varieties.
The skin is yellow with a light yellow flesh colour. The tuber numbers are high and Levante has an excellent taste. Firm cooking qualities with a good dry matter content.
Suggested fertiliser treatment
Nitrogen: standard advice.
Potassium: standard advice.
Phosphate: standard advice.
35/45mm: 33cm (33,500 plants/Ha).
45/55mm: 36cm (31,500 plants/Ha).
Spacing figures for 90cm row width.
Early observations show that the use of Metribuzin (Sencorex) can result in a severe foliage reaction and some yield reduction.
Good dormancy and is suitable for medium storage.
Plant and tuber