Meerster

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Meerster
Breeder 28
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEPT
DEU416
IRL001
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Foliage coverModerate
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureIntermediate
tubering characteristics
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low to medium
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005