Cardinal

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Cardinal
Parentage
[Pedigree History ]
Breeder
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
FRA179
GBR017
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Infected
Country of originUNITED KINGDOM
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsOrganic
Non organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Growth habitErect to very erect
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyFrequent
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourCream
Tuber shapeLong to oval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureRough
tubering characteristics
Tuber sizeSmall to medium
Tuber shape uniformityVariable to medium
Internal rust spotVery infrequent
Resistance to external damageResistant
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type)
After cooking blackeningNone
Frying colourDark
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium
High to very high
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High to very high
Variety information last modified on 4th of October, 2010