Irish Cobbler

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Irish Cobbler
Breeder
Breeder Agent
Synonyms America
administration
Data sourceARCHE NOAH
DEPT
DEU001
DEU416
FRA179
GBR017
GBR165
POL IPR BON
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
No longer maintained
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Infected
Untested
Country of originUNITED STATES
Sample statusTraditional cultivar/landrace
Advanced cultivar
Test conditionsOrganic
Non organic
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly
Very early
Growth habitSemi erect
Foliage coverModerate to good
Good to dense
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional
Occasional to frequent
BerriesRare
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Cream
Tuber shapeRound
Oval to round
Tuber eye depthDeep to very deep
Deep
Medium to deep
Medium
Tuber skin textureIntermediate to rough
Smooth to intermediate
Smooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tuber sizeMedium
Large
Large to very large
Tuber shape uniformityVariable to medium
Medium to uniform
Uniform
Secondary growthVery low
Internal rust spotVery infrequent
Resistance to external damageSusceptible
Moderate to resistant
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
Fairly firm (multi-purpose type) to firm (salad type)
After cooking blackeningSome to severe
Trace
None
TasteGood
Frying colourPale
Starch contentLow to medium
Medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow to medium
Medium
Medium to high
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
High
High to very high
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Very low to low
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)High
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Very low to low
Low
Resistance to ring rot (Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. sepedonicus)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low to medium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceHigh
Variety information last modified on 2nd of December, 2009