Garant

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Garant
Breeder
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceFRA179
HZPC
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly
Foliage coverGood to dense
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourYellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthVery shallow to shallow
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Secondary growthVery low to low
Resistance to internal bruisingHigh
Dormancy periodMedium to long
Storage abilityGood
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type) to firm (salad type)
Crisp suitabilityGood
French fry suitabilityModerate
Frying colourMedium
Dry matter contentHigh
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh to very high
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium to high
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High to very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusVery high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High to very high
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 5High to very high
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005