Cariboo

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Cariboo
Breeder Asche-Saatzucht
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originCANADA
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Growth habitErect
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
BerriesVery rare
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourPart red
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Resistance to external damageVery resistant
Resistance to internal bruisingVery high
utilisation characteristics
TasteGood
Starch contentHigh
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Very high
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus MVery low
Resistance to potato virus XHigh to very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusVery low
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005