Gideon

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Gideon
Breeder 35
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
FRA179
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Infected
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
BerriesOccasional to frequent
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthMedium to deep
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tuber shape uniformityMedium
utilisation characteristics
Starch contentVery high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageHigh
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AMedium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005