Mizen

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Mizen
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEPT
GBR165
IRL001
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originIRELAND
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Growth habitSemi erect
Foliage coverPoor to moderate
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
BerriesRare
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourCream
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Dormancy periodMedium
utilisation characteristics
After cooking blackeningTrace to little
Crisp suitabilityPoor
French fry suitabilityPoor
Dry matter contentMedium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Low
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)Medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)High to very high
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum)Medium to high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Low to medium
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium to high
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh
Resistance to potato virus BLow
Resistance to potato virus CMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Low
Variety information last modified on 23rd of February, 2011