Cycloon

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Cycloon
Breeder
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceGBR165
NIVAA
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly to intermediate
Growth habitSemi erect to erect
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyRare
BerriesVery rare
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Yellow
Tuber shapeOval to long
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureIntermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh to very high
Very high
Tubers per plantMedium to many
Many
Tuber sizeLarge to very large
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Secondary growthMedium
Resistance to external damageModerate to resistant
Resistant
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium
Medium to high
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningTrace
None to trace
Dry matter contentHigh
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Artificial inoculum in the field)Medium to high
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)High
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)Medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium to high
High
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusMedium to high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Moderate
High
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Moderate to high
High
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005