Kiva

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Kiva
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
SWE002
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Country of originDENMARK
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Growth habitSemi erect
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyFrequent
Frequent to very frequent
BerriesOccasional to frequent
Frequent
Pollen fertilityModerate
Stolon lengthShort
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Shallow
Tuber skin textureIntermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh to very high
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Uniform
Hollow heart tendencyVery low
Internal rust spotVery infrequent
Resistance to internal bruisingVery high
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type) to firm (salad type)
After cooking blackeningNone
TastePoor to moderate
Good
Crisp suitabilityVery poor to poor
Dry matter contentLow to medium
Starch contentLow
Tuber glycoalkaloidVery low
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium to high
High
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium to high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Race 2
Race 6
Race 8
Race 10
Race 18
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)High
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Low to medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus MLow
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium to high
High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
Medium to high
Resistance to potato mop top virusMedium
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusHigh to very high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Variety information last modified on 18th of June, 2015