Paragon

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Paragon
Breeder
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceGBR165
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourBlue violet
Flower frequencyFrequent
BerriesOccasional
Light sprout colourBlue
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
utilisation characteristics
After cooking blackeningTrace to little
Dry matter contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)High
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)High
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum)Very low to low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Low
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low to medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low to medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Low
Variety information last modified on 23rd of February, 2011