Nikita

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Nikita
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCPVPA
CZEHBROD
FRA179
GBR165
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly
Very early to early
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyRare
BerriesNo berries
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourCream
Yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Oval
Tuber eye depthMedium
Shallow to medium
tubering characteristics
Tuber sizeLarge to very large
Internal rust spotInfrequent to medium
Storage abilityModerate
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
Fairly firm (multi-purpose type) to firm (salad type)
Frying colourMedium
Dry matter contentLow to medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium to high
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium to high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Very low
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Very high
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 4Very high
Variety information last modified on 25th of October, 2010