Ambo

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Ambo
Breeder Teagasc
Breeder Agent Irish Potato Marketing Ltd

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Ambo (sprout)
Ambo (leaf)
Ambo (flower)
Ambo (flower)
Ambo (foliage)
sprouts
Lightsprout: sizemedium
Lightsprout: number of root tipsmedium
Lightsprout: length of lateral shootsshort to medium
Lightsprout: shapeconical
Lightsprout: intensity of anthocyanin colouration of basemedium
Lightsprout: proportion of blue in anthocyanin colouration of baseabsent or low
Lightsprout: pubescence of basestrong
Lightsprout: size of tip in relation to baselarge
Lightsprout: habit of tipintermediate to open
Lightsprout: anthocyanin colouration of tipweak to medium
plant at flower bud stage
Plant: foliage structureleaf type
Plant: growth habitupright to semi-upright
Stem: anthocyanin colourationweak
Leaf: outline sizelarge
Leaf: opennessintermediate
Leaf: presence of secondary leafletsweak to medium
Leaf: green colourmedium to dark
Leaf: anthocyanin colouration on midrib of upper sideweak to medium
Second pair of lateral leaflets: width in relation to lengthmedium
Terminal and lateral leaflets: frequency of coalescencelow
Leaflet: waviness of marginweak
Leaflet: depth of veinsmedium
Flower bud: anthocyanin colourationmedium to strong
buds-inflorescences-flowers
Plant: heightmedium to tall
Plant: frequency of flowersmedium
Inflorescence: sizemedium
Inflorescence: anthocyanin colouration on pedunclemedium to strong
Flower corolla: intensity of colouration on inner sideabsent or very weak
Flower corolla: pigment on rear (White Flowers)present
plant at haulm senescence
Plant: time of maturitylate
tuber after harvest
Tuber: shapeoval
Tuber: depth of eyesshallow
Tuber: colour of skinred parti-coloured
Tuber: colour of base of eyesred
Tuber: colour of fleshcream
additional characteristics
Flower: colour of anthersorange
Flower: anther column normal
Flower: shape of stylestraight
Flower: colour of ovary interiorgreen
Tuber: pigment in flesh of ungreened tubersabsent
Tuber: number of tubers per plantmoderate
administration
BreederTeagasc Crops Research Centre
Breeder's AgentIrish Potato Marketing Ltd
Plant Breeders Rights (expire)2021
Variety information last modified on 4th of March, 2013