Margot

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Margot
Breeder Murr
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originGERMANY
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
BerriesNo berries
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Tuber skin textureIntermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
TasteGood
Starch contentMedium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
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 leaf roll virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005