Amazone

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Amazone
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEU416
GBR165
HUN052
POL IPR BON
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Infected
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly
Very early to early
Very early
Growth habitSemi erect
Foliage coverModerate to good
Good
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyVery rare
Rare
BerriesNo berries
Pollen fertilityLow
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Yellow
Tuber shapeOval to long
Long to oval
Tuber eye depthShallow
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
Medium to high
Tubers per plantMedium to many
Many
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Large
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Secondary growthLow
Internal rust spotInfrequent to medium
Resistance to external damageModerate to resistant
Resistant
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium
Medium to high
Dormancy periodShort
Short to medium
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
Mealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningTrace
None to trace
Enzymic browningTrace
TasteGood
Good to excellent
Crisp suitabilityGood
French fry suitabilityGood
Dry matter contentMedium to high
High
Starch contentMedium
Medium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow to medium
Medium
High
Resistance to late blight on foliageVery low to low
Low
Medium
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus XMedium to high
High
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium to high
High
Resistance to potato virus YNMedium to high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium to high
High
High to very high
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceMedium
Medium to high
Frost resistanceMedium
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005