Meta (1993)

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Meta (1993)
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEU416
GBR165
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Infected
Country of originGERMANY
SLOVENIA
Sample statusTraditional cultivar/landrace
Advanced cultivar
Test conditionsOrganic
Non organic
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Intermediate
Growth habitSpreading
Foliage coverPoor
Flower frequencyFrequent
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Light yellow
Tuber shapeRound
Long to oval
Tuber eye depthMedium
Shallow
Tuber skin textureIntermediate
tubering characteristics
Tuber sizeMedium
Tuber shape uniformityVariable to medium
Internal rust spotVery infrequent
Dormancy periodLong
utilisation characteristics
After cooking blackeningNone
TasteGood
Starch contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Very high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh to very high
Resistance to potato virus MHigh
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High to very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005