Bellona

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Bellona
Breeder 52
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU001
DEU416
FRA179
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
In-vitro and cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Foliage coverModerate
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
BerriesRare
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourPart red
Primary tuber flesh colourYellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureRough
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh to very high
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Internal rust spotMedium
Resistance to external damageModerate to resistant
Dormancy periodMedium
utilisation characteristics
TasteModerate to good
Starch contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium to high
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow to medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low to medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusLow
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005