Fronika

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Fronika
Breeder ZPC
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceARCHE NOAH
GBR165
IRL001
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
No longer maintained
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsOrganic
Non organic
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly
Growth habitSpreading to semi erect
Foliage coverPoor to moderate
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
BerriesRare to occasional
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow
tubering characteristics
Tubers per plantMany to very many
Tuber sizeLarge to very large
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Resistance to external damageModerate to resistant
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium to high
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningNone to trace
Crisp suitabilityPoor
French fry suitabilityPoor
Frying colourVery pale to pale
Dry matter contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Very low to low
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum)Medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Low
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus ALow
Resistance to potato virus BMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus CMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Low
Variety information last modified on 23rd of February, 2011