Excalibur

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Excalibur
Breeder Agent Cygnet PB Ltd

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Excalibur (flower)
Excalibur (flower)
sprouts
Lightsprout: sizemedium
Lightsprout: number of root tipsmany
Lightsprout: length of lateral shootsshort
Lightsprout: shapeovoid
Lightsprout: intensity of anthocyanin colouration of basestrong
Lightsprout: proportion of blue in anthocyanin colouration of baseabsent or low
Lightsprout: pubescence of baseweak
Lightsprout: size of tip in relation to basesmall
Lightsprout: habit of tipclosed
Lightsprout: anthocyanin colouration of tipweak
Lightsprout: pubescence of tipweak
plant at flower bud stage
Plant: foliage structureintermediate
Plant: growth habitsemi-upright
Stem: anthocyanin colourationabsent or very weak
Leaf: outline sizemedium
Leaf: opennessclosed to intermediate
Leaf: presence of secondary leafletsstrong
Leaf: green colourlight to medium
Leaf: anthocyanin colouration on midrib of upper sideabsent or very weak
Second pair of lateral leaflets: width in relation to lengthmedium
Terminal and lateral leaflets: frequency of coalescencevery low to low
Leaflet: waviness of marginabsent or very weak
Leaflet: depth of veinsmedium
Flower bud: anthocyanin colourationstrong
buds-inflorescences-flowers
Plant: heightshort to medium
Plant: frequency of flowershigh
Inflorescence: sizelarge
Inflorescence: anthocyanin colouration on peduncleweak
Flower corolla: sizemedium to large
Flower corolla: intensity of colouration on inner sideabsent or very weak
Flower corolla: pigment on rear (White Flowers)absent
plant at haulm senescence
Plant: time of maturitylate
tuber after harvest
Tuber: shapeoval
Tuber: depth of eyesshallow
Tuber: colour of skinlight beige
Tuber: colour of base of eyeswhite
Tuber: colour of fleshcream
Tuber: anthocyanin colouration of skin in reaction to lightabsent
administration
BreederCygnet PB Ltd
Breeder's AgentCygnet PB Ltd
Plant Breeders Rights (expire)2038
Variety information last modified on 4th of September, 2015