Erasme

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Erasme
Breeder Asche-Saatzucht
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsUntested
Country of originBELGIUM
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthMedium
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
utilisation characteristics
Starch contentMedium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageHigh
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus MMedium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005