Amber

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Amber
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEPT
FRA179
GBR165
IRL001
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Untested
Country of originIRELAND
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional
BerriesOccasional
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthMedium
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Dormancy periodMedium to long
utilisation characteristics
After cooking blackeningTrace to little
Crisp suitabilityGood
French fry suitabilityPoor
Dry matter contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Medium to high
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum)Medium to high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Medium to high
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium to high
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus BMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus CLow to medium
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Low
Variety information last modified on 23rd of February, 2011