Cherokee

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Cherokee
Breeder Georg Heinhold
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU001
DEU416
FRA179
IRL001
POL IPR BON
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Infected
Untested
Country of originUNITED STATES
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
BerriesRare to occasional
Pollen fertilityLow
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthMedium
Shallow to medium
Tuber skin textureVery smooth to smooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tuber sizeLarge
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
utilisation characteristics
Dry matter contentMedium
Starch contentMedium
Medium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Very high
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
High
Very high
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Very high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
Susceptibility to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh
Very high
Resistance to potato virus MHigh
Resistance to potato virus XVery low
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 16th of May, 2007