Margit (1935)

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Margit (1935)
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
HUN052
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originHUNGARY
Sample statusTraditional cultivar/landrace
Advanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Early to intermediate
Growth habitSpreading to semi erect
Foliage coverModerate to good
Good
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional
Occasional to frequent
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthMedium to deep
Medium
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh to very high
Very high
Tuber sizeMedium
Medium to large
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
TasteGood
Dry matter contentMedium
Starch contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersVery low to low
Low
Resistance to late blight on foliageVery low to low
Medium to high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005