Athene

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Athene
Breeder Asche-Saatzucht
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEU416
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 originGERMANY
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityLate to very late
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyFrequent
BerriesRare
Pollen fertilityLow
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthMedium
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Very high
Tuber sizeMedium
Tuber shape uniformityMedium
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningLittle
Enzymic browningTrace
TasteModerate
Starch contentMedium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium
Medium to high
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
Medium to high
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Very low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low to medium
Resistance to bacterial soft rot (Erwinia spp.)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus MMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium to high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium to high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 4th of October, 2010