Alkon

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Alkon
Breeder J.P.G.Konst
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEU416
GBR165
IRL001
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
No longer maintained
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Infected
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourRed violet
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
Frying colourPale to medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)High
Variety information last modified on 6th of April, 2016