Norchip

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Norchip
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEPT
DEU001
DEU416
FRA179
GBR165
HZPC
IRL001
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
UNITED STATES
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Early to intermediate
Early
Growth habitErect
Semi erect to erect
Foliage coverModerate to good
Good to dense
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional
Frequent
BerriesFrequent
Pollen fertilityHigh
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Cream
Tuber shapeRound
Oval to round
Tuber eye depthMedium
Shallow to medium
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium to high
High
Tuber sizeMedium
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium
Dormancy periodLong
Storage abilityGood to very good
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
TasteGood
Crisp suitabilityGood
Good to very good
French fry suitabilityModerate to good
Frying colourPale to medium
Dry matter contentHigh
Starch contentMedium to high
Protein contentMedium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow
Medium
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
High
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Medium
Resistance to early blight (Alternaria solani)Very low to low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low to medium
High
Resistance to bacterial wilt (Ralstonia solanacearum)Medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Low to medium
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low to medium
Very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh to very high
Resistance to potato mop top virusLow to medium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Very low to low
Low
Variety information last modified on 26th of October, 2010