Niska

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Niska
Breeder
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEU416
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Country of originUNITED STATES
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Flower colourWhite
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthMedium
tubering characteristics
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Dormancy periodShort
utilisation characteristics
After cooking blackeningNone
TasteGood
Crisp suitabilityGood
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus SHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium to high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium to high
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceHigh
Variety information last modified on 25th of October, 2010