Famosa

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Famosa
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEPT
DEU416
FRA179
GBR165
IRL001
NEIKER
POL IPR BON
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Infected
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Intermediate
Growth habitErect
Foliage coverPoor to moderate
Good
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyFrequent
BerriesOccasional
Pollen fertilityVery high
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Yellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Very shallow to shallow
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Very high
Tubers per plantMedium to many
Many
Tuber sizeLarge
Large to very large
Very large
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Uniform
Secondary growthLow
Hollow heart tendencyLow
Internal rust spotMedium to frequent
Resistance to external damageResistant
Resistant to very resistant
Resistance to internal bruisingHigh
High to very high
Dormancy periodMedium to long
Long
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningTrace to little
Trace
Enzymic browningNone to trace
TasteModerate
Moderate to good
Crisp suitabilityPoor
Moderate
French fry suitabilityPoor
Good
Dry matter contentMedium
Medium to high
Starch contentLow to medium
Medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow
Medium to high
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
Medium to high
High
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Low to medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low to medium
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum)Low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Low
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Low
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low
Low to medium
Medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus ALow
Low to medium
Very high
Resistance to potato virus BLow
Resistance to potato virus CLow
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Medium
Very high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low to medium
Resistance to potato virus YNLow
High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
Low to medium
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusLow
Medium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Very high
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Low
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceHigh
High to very high
Variety information last modified on 23rd of February, 2011