Goldstar

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Goldstar
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCPVPA
DEU416
GBR165
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Early
Growth habitSemi erect
Foliage coverModerate
Good
Flower colourBlue violet
Flower frequencyNo flowers
Occasional to frequent
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourCream
Light yellow
Tuber shapeRound
Oval
Tuber eye depthMedium to deep
Shallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium to high
Tuber shape uniformityMedium
Medium to uniform
utilisation characteristics
TasteExcellent
Starch contentHigh
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow to medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005