Nipigon

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Nipigon
Breeder
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceNEIKER
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
Tuber and in-vitro
Country of originCANADA
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityVery early
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tuber sizeMedium
utilisation characteristics
Crisp suitabilityPoor
French fry suitabilityModerate
Dry matter contentMedium
Starch contentLow
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium
High
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
High
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus YNVery high
environmental stress factors
Frost resistanceMedium
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005