Use : Crisps
Excellent frying color and taste with low sugar content
Areas to be grown : Suitable for all potato growing
Maturity : Medium (3-4 Months)
Yield : High (>40 tons/ha)
Tubers feature : Short-oval in shape tubers, (uniform grading)
Yellow slightly netted skin
Shallow – medium eye depth
Light yellow flesh
Tuber dormancy : Long dormancy.
Dry Matter content : High
Plant description : Rumba has white flowers with yellow tip.
It is good tolerant to drought.
Disease resistance : Rumba has high resistance to late blight, PVY and PLRV.
The National Potato Council of Kenya
KALRO Campus, Waiyaki Way,
+254 20 241 192 1
+254 799 739 578