Novita

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Novita
Breeder R.Leystra
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
Growth habitSpreading to semi erect
Foliage coverModerate
Flower colourBlue violet
Flower frequencyRare
BerriesNo berries
Light sprout colourBlue
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourYellow
Tuber shapeOval to long
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Tubers per plantMany to very many
Tuber sizeLarge to very large
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Resistance to external damageResistant
Resistance to internal bruisingHigh to very high
Dormancy periodLong
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningNone to trace
Dry matter contentMedium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus ALow
Resistance to potato virus XMedium
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusHigh to very high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005