Alaska

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Alaska
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceFRA179
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
Country of originFRANCE
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityVery early to early
Pollen fertilityLow
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthVery shallow to shallow
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
Dry matter contentVery low
Starch contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
Medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low to medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus XVery high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Very high
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 4Very high
Variety information last modified on 6th of April, 2016