Albas

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Albas
Breeder J.Speulman
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceFRA179
NIVAA
Plant material maintained asTuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityLate to very late
Intermediate to late
Growth habitSemi erect to erect
Foliage coverGood to dense
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyFrequent
BerriesRare
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Cream
Tuber shapeOval to round
Oval
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh to very high
Tuber sizeLarge
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium
Storage abilityModerate to good
utilisation characteristics
Dry matter contentVery high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersVery low
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Artificial inoculum in the field)High
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)High to very high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus XVery high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium to high
High to very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
Medium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Very high
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 3High
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 4Very high
Variety information last modified on 6th of April, 2016