Kuras

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Kuras
Breeder G.J.Kuper
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
FRA179
NIVAA
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityLate to very late
Intermediate to late
Growth habitErect
Foliage coverGood to dense
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyFrequent
BerriesNo berries
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthMedium to deep
Tuber skin textureIntermediate to rough
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh to very high
Early harvest yield potentialHigh to very high
Tubers per plantMany
Tuber sizeLarge
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Secondary growthMedium
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium to high
Storage abilityGood
utilisation characteristics
Dry matter contentHigh to very high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on foliageHigh
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Artificial inoculum in the field)High to very high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)High to very high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus XVery high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium to high
Very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
High
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Variety information last modified on 26th of October, 2010