Expova

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Expova
Breeder Asche-Saatzucht
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originDENMARK
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
tubering characteristics
Early harvest yield potentialHigh
Tuber sizeLarge
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
TasteGood
French fry suitabilityGood
Starch contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Medium to high
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium to high
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Very high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium to high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005