Latona

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Latona
Breeder G.en P. v.d Zee
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCPVPA
CZEHBROD
GBR165
NIVAA
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityVery early to early
Very early
Growth habitSemi erect to erect
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
BerriesRare to occasional
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Yellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Tuber skin textureIntermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tubers per plantMedium to many
Tuber sizeLarge to very large
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Secondary growthMedium
Resistance to external damageResistant
Resistance to internal bruisingHigh
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningTrace
None to trace
Dry matter contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)High
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Artificial inoculum in the field)High
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low to medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)Low to medium
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 AHigh to very high
Very high
Resistance to potato virus XVery high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High to very high
Very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium to high
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
High to very high
Variety information last modified on 25th of October, 2010