Milva (1970)

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Milva (1970)
Breeder Asche-Saatzucht
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originDENMARK
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional
BerriesRare
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeVery long
Tuber eye depthShallow
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialVery high
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Hollow heart tendencyLow to medium
Internal rust spotInfrequent to medium
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium to high
utilisation characteristics
TasteModerate to good
Starch contentVery high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow to medium
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow to medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh
Resistance to potato virus MHigh
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium to high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium to high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005