Maris Bard

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Maris Bard
Breeder Agent GB Seed Industry

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Maris Bard (leaf)
Maris Bard (foliage)
administration
Data sourceCM
CZEHBROD
DEPT
DEU416
FRA179
GBR165
IRL001
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Infected
Untested
Country of originUNITED KINGDOM
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly
Very early
Growth habitSpreading to semi erect
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyRare to occasional
Frequent
BerriesOccasional
Frequent
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval to long
Long to oval
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Shallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
High to very high
Tubers per plantMedium to many
Many
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Large to very large
Tuber shape uniformityMedium
Internal rust spotVery frequent
Resistance to external damageModerate to resistant
Dormancy periodMedium
Long
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
Fairly firm (multi-purpose type) to firm (salad type)
After cooking blackeningTrace to little
None to trace
TasteGood to excellent
Crisp suitabilityPoor
French fry suitabilityPoor
Dry matter contentLow
Starch contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Low
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum)Medium to high
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Medium
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium to high
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low to medium
High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus ALow
Resistance to potato virus BLow
Resistance to potato virus CMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium
High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusVery low
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceMedium to high
Variety information last modified on 1st of February, 2018