Herkol

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Herkol
Breeder 74
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyRare to occasional
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to long
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
resistance to fungal diseases
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Very high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005