Margit (1983)

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Margit (1983)
Breeder 2
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEU416
NEIKER
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Tuber + in-vitro and cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Infected
Country of originGERMANY
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityVery early
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyFrequent
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Early harvest yield potentialMedium to high
Tubers per plantMedium
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Secondary growthLow
Growth crackingMedium
Hollow heart tendencyLow
Internal rust spotMedium
Resistance to external damageSusceptible
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium to high
Dormancy periodLong
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningNone to trace
Enzymic browningTrace
TasteGood to excellent
Crisp suitabilityModerate to good
Good
French fry suitabilityGood
Very good
Starch contentLow to medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium
Resistance to late blight on foliageHigh
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)High
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)High
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Very high
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 4Very high
Variety information last modified on 22nd of October, 2010