Cascade

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Cascade
Breeder 28
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU001
DEU416
POL IPR BON
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Untested
Country of originUNITED STATES
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Intermediate
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureVery smooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
High to very high
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
utilisation characteristics
TasteGood
Crisp suitabilityGood
French fry suitabilityGood
Starch contentLow to medium
Medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow to medium
Medium
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)Medium
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 XLow
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005