Carola

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Carola
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCPVPA
CZEHBROD
DEU001
DEU416
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Cryopreservation
In-vitro and cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Infected
Untested
Country of originGERMANY
NETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityVery early to early
Foliage coverGood to dense
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional
Pollen fertilitySterile
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourYellow
Tuber shapeOval
Long to oval
Tuber eye depthMedium
Shallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialLow
High
Early harvest yield potentialMedium to high
Tubers per plantMedium
Tuber sizeMedium
Tuber shape uniformityMedium
Secondary growthMedium
Growth crackingLow
Hollow heart tendencyLow
Internal rust spotMedium
Resistance to external damageSusceptible to moderate
Dormancy periodLong
Storage abilityVery poor to poor
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningTrace
Enzymic browningTrace to little
TasteGood
Dry matter contentMedium
Starch contentLow
Low to medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
Low to medium
Resistance to early blight (Alternaria solani)Medium
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)Medium to high
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)High
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh to very high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
environmental stress factors
Frost resistanceMedium
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005