Monitor

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Monitor
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
FRA179
GBR165
POL IPR BON
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Infected
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Intermediate
Growth habitSemi erect
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyFrequent
BerriesOccasional
Pollen fertilityHigh
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourCream
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthMedium
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tubers per plantMedium to many
Many
Tuber sizeLarge
Large to very large
Tuber shape uniformityMedium
Uniform
Secondary growthMedium
Hollow heart tendencyVery low
Internal rust spotInfrequent to medium
Resistance to external damageModerate to resistant
Resistant
Resistance to internal bruisingHigh
High to very high
Dormancy periodMedium
Medium to long
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningTrace to little
Trace
TasteModerate
Moderate to good
Crisp suitabilityPoor
French fry suitabilityPoor
Dry matter contentHigh
Starch contentMedium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersVery high
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Very high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Medium to high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus ALow
Very high
Resistance to potato virus XMedium to high
High
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High
High to very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
Medium
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceMedium
Medium to high
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005