Othello

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Othello
Breeder Agent
sprouts
Lightsprout: sizesmall to medium
Lightsprout: number of root tipsmedium to many
Lightsprout: length of lateral shootsshort
Lightsprout: shapeconical
Lightsprout: intensity of anthocyanin colouration of basemedium to strong
Lightsprout: proportion of blue in anthocyanin colouration of baseabsent or low
Lightsprout: pubescence of baseweak to medium
Lightsprout: size of tip in relation to basesmall
Lightsprout: habit of tipintermediate
Lightsprout: anthocyanin colouration of tipweak
Lightsprout: pubescence of tipweak to medium
plant at flower bud stage
Plant: foliage structureintermediate
Plant: growth habitsemi-upright - spreading
Stem: anthocyanin colourationweak
Leaf: outline sizemedium
Leaf: opennessintermediate
Leaf: presence of secondary leafletsmedium to strong
Leaf: green colourvery dark
Leaf: anthocyanin colouration on midrib of upper sideweak
Second pair of lateral leaflets: width in relation to lengthnarrow
Terminal and lateral leaflets: frequency of coalescencevery low to low
Leaflet: waviness of marginmedium
Leaflet: depth of veinsshallow to medium
Flower bud: anthocyanin colourationmedium
buds-inflorescences-flowers
Plant: heightmedium
Plant: frequency of flowerslow
Inflorescence: sizesmall
Inflorescence: anthocyanin colouration on pedunclemedium
Flower corolla: intensity of colouration on inner sideabsent or very weak
Flower corolla: pigment on rear (White Flowers)present
plant at haulm senescence
Plant: time of maturitymedium
tuber after harvest
Tuber: shaperound
Tuber: depth of eyesshallow
Tuber: colour of skinred parti-coloured
Tuber: colour of base of eyesyellow
Tuber: colour of fleshwhite
Tuber: anthocyanin colouration of skin in reaction to lightabsent
administration
BreederScottish Crop Research Institute
Breeder's AgentScottish Crop Research Institute
Plant Breeders Rights (expire)2026
Variety information last modified on 10th of March, 2011