Cayuga

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Cayuga
Breeder Asche-Saatzucht
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEU001
DEU416
POL IPR BON
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Infected
Country of originUNITED STATES
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
Pollen fertilityHigh
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureRough
tubering characteristics
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
utilisation characteristics
TasteExcellent
Starch contentLow
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium to high
High
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
Medium to high
High
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)High to very high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
environmental stress factors
Frost resistanceMedium
Variety information last modified on 4th of October, 2010