Celeste

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Celeste
Breeder ZPC
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCPVPA
CZEHBROD
GBR165
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Growth habitSpreading
Foliage coverPoor
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyRare to occasional
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type) to firm (salad type)
Frying colourMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium
Variety information last modified on 25th of October, 2010