Desiree

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Desiree
Breeder 73
ZPC
Breeder Agent GB Seed Industry

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Desiree (leaf)
Desiree (flower)
Desiree (foliage)
sprouts
Lightsprout: sizevery large
Lightsprout: number of root tipsmany
Lightsprout: length of lateral shootsmedium
Lightsprout: shapenarrow cylindrical
Lightsprout: intensity of anthocyanin colouration of basemedium
Lightsprout: proportion of blue in anthocyanin colouration of baseabsent or low
Lightsprout: pubescence of basemedium
Lightsprout: size of tip in relation to basesmall
Lightsprout: habit of tipclosed
Lightsprout: anthocyanin colouration of tipweak
Lightsprout: pubescence of tipvery weak to weak
plant at flower bud stage
Plant: foliage structureintermediate
Plant: growth habitupright to semi-upright
Stem: anthocyanin colourationstrong
Leaf: outline sizemedium
Leaf: opennessintermediate
Leaf: presence of secondary leafletsmedium
Leaf: green colourmedium
Leaf: anthocyanin colouration on midrib of upper sidemedium to strong
Second pair of lateral leaflets: width in relation to lengthmedium
Terminal and lateral leaflets: frequency of coalescencevery low to low
Leaflet: waviness of marginweak
Leaflet: depth of veinsmedium
Flower bud: anthocyanin colourationmedium
buds-inflorescences-flowers
Plant: heightmedium
Plant: frequency of flowersmedium
Inflorescence: sizemedium
Inflorescence: anthocyanin colouration on pedunclemedium
Flower corolla: sizemedium
Flower corolla: intensity of colouration on inner sideweak
Flower corolla: proportion of blue in anthocyanin colouration on inner sideabsent or low
Flower corolla: extent of anthocyanin colouration on inner sidesmall to medium
Flower corolla: pigment on rear (White Flowers)absent
plant at haulm senescence
Plant: time of maturitymedium
tuber after harvest
Tuber: shapelong oval
Tuber: depth of eyesshallow to medium
Tuber: colour of skinred
Tuber: colour of base of eyesred
Tuber: colour of fleshlight yellow
Tuber: anthocyanin colouration of skin in reaction to lightweak
additional characteristics
Flower: colour of antherspale yellow
Flower: anther column malformed
Flower: shape of stylestraight
Flower: colour of ovary interiorgreen
Tuber: pigment in flesh of ungreened tubersabsent
Tuber: number of tubers per plantfew to moderate
administration
BreederHZPC UK Limited
Breeder's AgentGB Seed Industry
Variety information last modified on 30th of May, 2019