Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Galina
Breeder 51
Breeder Agent
Data sourceCM
Plant material maintained asTuber
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Country of originGERMANY
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
Growth habitErect
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeRound
Oval to round
Tuber eye depthMedium
Tuber skin textureVery smooth to smooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialLow
Medium to high
Tubers per plantMedium
Tuber sizeMedium
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Uniform to very uniform
Growth crackingLow to medium
Internal rust spotInfrequent
Resistance to external damageResistant
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium
Dormancy periodMedium to long
Storage abilityModerate
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type)
After cooking blackeningTrace
TasteModerate to good
Crisp suitabilityModerate to good
French fry suitabilityGood
Dry matter contentVery high
Starch contentHigh
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)Medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium
Medium to high
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)Medium
Resistance to bacterial soft rot (Erwinia spp.)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh
Resistance to potato virus MHigh
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 5Very low to low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005