Nevada

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Nevada
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceGBR165
IRL001
Plant material maintained asTuber
No longer maintained
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsInfected
Untested
Country of originAUSTRIA
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly
Growth habitSpreading
Foliage coverModerate
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyNo flowers
BerriesNo berries
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourCream
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type) to firm (salad type)
Frying colourMedium to dark
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Medium to high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Medium to high
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Medium to high
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh to very high
Resistance to potato virus XHigh to very high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium to high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
Variety information last modified on 7th of December, 2009