Canso

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Canso
Breeder Asche-Saatzucht
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsUntested
Country of originCANADA
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyFrequent
Pollen fertilityLow
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureVery smooth to smooth
tubering characteristics
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
utilisation characteristics
TasteExcellent
Dry matter contentLow
Starch contentLow to medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
High
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus ALow to medium
Resistance to potato virus MLow to medium
Resistance to potato virus XLow to medium
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low to medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005