Burren

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Burren
Breeder Teagasc Crops Research Centre
Breeder Agent Irish Potato Marketing Ltd

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Burren (foliage)
Burren (leaf)
administration
Data sourceDEPT
GBR165
IRL001
Plant material maintained asTuber
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originIRELAND
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Growth habitSpreading to semi erect
Foliage coverModerate
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyVery rare
BerriesNo berries
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourCream
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Low to medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low to medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Low
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh to very high
Variety information last modified on 9th of July, 2015