Markant

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Markant
Breeder J.Boesjes
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceFRA179
Plant material maintained asTuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityLate to very late
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
tubering characteristics
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Storage abilityVery good
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow to medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Very high
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 4Very high
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005