Butte

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Butte
Breeder Asche-Saatzucht
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro and cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originUNITED STATES
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityLate to very late
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourBlue violet
BerriesNo berries
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeLong to oval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureVery smooth to smooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh to very high
Tuber sizeLarge
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Hollow heart tendencyLow
Internal rust spotFrequent
Dormancy periodMedium
utilisation characteristics
TasteGood
French fry suitabilityGood
Dry matter contentMedium
Starch contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageHigh
Resistance to early blight (Alternaria solani)Medium
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)Low
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus XHigh to very high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
environmental stress factors
Frost resistanceLow
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005