Atlanta (1981)

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Atlanta (1981)
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceGBR165
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originGERMANY
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Growth habitSemi erect
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyFrequent
Light sprout colourBlue
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval
tubering characteristics
Tubers per plantMedium to many
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium to high
Dormancy periodLong to very long
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureVery mealy (floury type)
Crisp suitabilityPoor
French fry suitabilityPoor
Frying colourPale to medium
Dry matter contentHigh
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)High to very high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Medium to high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High to very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium to high
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusMedium to high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005