Asoka

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Asoka
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU001
DEU416
FRA179
POL IPR BON
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
In-vitro and cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusBreeder's line
Advanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly
Very early
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
BerriesNo berries
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourCream
Light yellow
Tuber shapeOval to long
Long to oval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureVery smooth to smooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tuber sizeLarge
Tuber shape uniformityUniform to very uniform
Hollow heart tendencyMedium
Internal rust spotMedium
Resistance to external damageResistant
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium
Storage abilityVery poor to poor
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
TasteModerate to good
Dry matter contentMedium
Starch contentLow
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow
Low to medium
High
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
Medium
High
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)High to very high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low to medium
Medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
Medium to high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005