Arma

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Arma
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceGBR165
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originUNITED KINGDOM
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Growth habitSemi erect to erect
Foliage coverPoor
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyFrequent
BerriesNo berries
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourCream
Tuber shapeOval to long
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Tuber sizeLarge to very large
Resistance to external damageModerate
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningLittle
Crisp suitabilityPoor
French fry suitabilityPoor
Frying colourMedium to dark
Dry matter contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Medium to high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Medium to high
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum)Very low to low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)High to very high
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Very low to low
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh to very high
Resistance to potato virus BMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus CMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus XHigh to very high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High to very high
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