Meta (1978)

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Meta (1978)
Breeder 7
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Untested
Country of originRUSSIAN FEDERATION
SLOVENIA
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Foliage coverModerate
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional
BerriesOccasional
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeRound
Tuber eye depthMedium
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tuber shape uniformityMedium
utilisation characteristics
After cooking blackeningNone
TasteGood
Starch contentMedium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on foliageHigh
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)High
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 virus MVery low
Resistance to potato virus SVery high
Resistance to potato virus XVery low
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005