Bova

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Bova
Breeder Asche-Saatzucht
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEU416
GBR165
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
In-vitro and cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Untested
Country of originDENMARK
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Flower colourRed violet
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tubers per plantMedium
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Secondary growthMedium
Hollow heart tendencyLow
Resistance to external damageModerate
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium
Dormancy periodMedium
utilisation characteristics
Crisp suitabilityGood
French fry suitabilityGood
Starch contentHigh
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)High
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)High
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceLow
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005