Ballydoon

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Ballydoon
Breeder Agent GB Seed Industry

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Data sourceCPVPA
CZEHBROD
DEPT
FRA179
GBR165
IRL001
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Infected
Untested
Country of originUNITED KINGDOM
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityVery early to early
Growth habitSemi erect to erect
Foliage coverModerate
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyVery frequent
BerriesOccasional
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeLong to oval
Tuber eye depthVery shallow to shallow
tubering characteristics
Dormancy periodMedium to long
utilisation characteristics
Crisp suitabilityPoor
French fry suitabilityPoor
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Very low to low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium to high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005