Sifra is very productive Round White potato variety. Wide adaptability enables producers in both Northern and Southern regions to record high marketable yields.
Round to oblong, smooth shaped, uniform size. Bright white smooth skin. Medium deep eyes and white flesh. Number of tubers are rather high.
The plants will develop high, robust good ground covering foliage with erect, tall stems. Rather late maturing. Low Nitrogen Requirement. Heavy Nitrogen fertilization will cause excessive foliage, will lengthen maturity of plants and makes top kill difficult. It can also influence tuber quality and skin set.
Resistant to Golden Nematodes and immune to Wart disease. Slightly susceptible for Late Blight and common scab.
Sifra is a medium late Round White variety for the fresh market with excellent culinary quality after storage.