Benedetta

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Benedetta
Breeder Agent
Synonyms Benedikta
administration
Data sourceDEU416
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro and cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originGERMANY
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional
BerriesNo berries
Pollen fertilityModerate
Light sprout colourGreen
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourYellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthVery shallow to shallow
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
High
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Tuber shape uniformityVariable to medium
Hollow heart tendencyMedium
Internal rust spotMedium
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningTrace to little
TasteGood
Starch contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium
High
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
High
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh
Resistance to potato virus MMedium
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
Frost resistanceMedium
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005