Beta

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Beta
Breeder Asche-Saatzucht
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEU001
DEU416
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Infected
Country of originPOLAND
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyRare
BerriesNo berries
Pollen fertilityModerate
Light sprout colourGreen
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthMedium
Shallow to medium
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
Medium to high
Tuber sizeMedium
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningNone
TasteGood
French fry suitabilityGood
Starch contentLow
Low to medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow
Medium
Resistance to late blight on foliageVery low to low
Low
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)Medium to high
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low to medium
Medium to high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
environmental stress factors
Frost resistanceMedium
Variety information last modified on 4th of October, 2010