Hunter

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Hunter
Breeder Asche-Saatzucht
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceAR
DEU001
DEU416
FRA179
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Infected
Untested
Country of originCANADA
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional
BerriesNo berries
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
Long to oval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Very shallow to shallow
Tuber skin textureVery smooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
utilisation characteristics
TasteGood
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
High
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Low to medium
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium to high
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low
Low to medium
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh to very high
Resistance to potato virus XHigh to very high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005