Calypso (1990)

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Calypso (1990)
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
FRA179
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originFRANCE
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourYellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthVery shallow to shallow
tubering characteristics
Tuber sizeVery large
Internal rust spotMedium
Storage abilityModerate
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
Dry matter contentLow to medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh to very high
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow to medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low to medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium to high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
Variety information last modified on 25th of October, 2010