Berber

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Berber
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceARCHE NOAH
CPVPA
CZEHBROD
DEPT
DEU416
FRA179
GBR165
NIVAA
POL IPR BON
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
In-vitro and cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsOrganic
Non organic
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly to intermediate
Very early to early
Growth habitSemi erect to erect
Foliage coverGood
Good to dense
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
BerriesOccasional
Occasional to frequent
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourCream
Light yellow
Yellow
Deep yellow
Tuber shapeOval
Oval to long
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Shallow
Very shallow to shallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
Smooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh to very high
Early harvest yield potentialHigh
High to very high
Tubers per plantMedium to many
Many
Tuber sizeLarge
Large to very large
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Secondary growthMedium to high
Low
Growth crackingLow
Hollow heart tendencyLow to medium
Internal rust spotMedium
Resistance to external damageModerate to resistant
Resistant
Resistant to very resistant
Resistance to internal bruisingHigh
High to very high
Dormancy periodShort
Short to medium
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningTrace
None to trace
Enzymic browningTrace
TasteModerate to good
Good
Crisp suitabilityPoor
Good
French fry suitabilityPoor
Good
Frying colourPale
Dry matter contentMedium
Starch contentLow
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageVery low to low
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Medium to high
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Artificial inoculum in the field)Medium to high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)Low
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Medium
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)High
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
Medium to high
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AMedium
Medium to high
Resistance to potato virus XMedium
Medium to high
High
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium
High
High to very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
Medium to high
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusMedium to high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceMedium to high
High
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005