Horizon

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Horizon
Breeder 2
Higgins GI
Breeder Agent Higgins Agriculture Ltd

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Data sourceDEU001
DEU416
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Untested
Country of originRUSSIAN FEDERATION
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Tuber skin textureVery smooth to smooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Resistance to external damageResistant
utilisation characteristics
After cooking blackeningTrace
TasteGood
Starch contentLow
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium to high
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)Medium to high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus MLow
Resistance to potato virus SHigh to very high
Resistance to potato virus XVery high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 3Low
Variety information last modified on 12th of March, 2008