Axona

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Axona
Breeder Adam Anderson
Breeder Agent

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Axona (flower)
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Data sourceGBR165
Plant material maintained asTuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originUNITED KINGDOM
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Core collectionYes
plant characteristics
MaturityVery late
Growth habitErect
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourCream
Tuber shapeOval to long
Tuber eye depthMedium
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Resistance to external damageSusceptible to moderate
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium
utilisation characteristics
After cooking blackeningTrace to little
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)High
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)High
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Low to medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low to medium
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High to very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh to very high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low to moderate
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Very low to low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 3Very low to low
Variety information last modified on 2nd of March, 2011