Avanti

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Avanti
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
FRA179
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Early
Growth habitSemi erect
Foliage coverModerate
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyVery rare
BerriesNo berries
Pollen fertilityModerate
Light sprout colourGreen
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Yellow
Tuber shapeOval to long
Tuber eye depthVery shallow to shallow
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
High to very high
Tubers per plantMedium to many
Tuber sizeLarge
Tuber shape uniformityUniform to very uniform
Secondary growthLow to medium
Hollow heart tendencyLow
Internal rust spotInfrequent
Very infrequent to infrequent
Resistance to external damageModerate to resistant
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium
Dormancy periodShort to medium
Storage abilityModerate
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningTrace
TasteModerate
Dry matter contentLow
Medium
Starch contentLow
Medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
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
High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus XMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceMedium to high
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005