Paramount

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Paramount
Breeder Agent Jonquil Development Limited

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Data sourceGBR165
Plant material maintained asTuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originIRELAND
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Growth habitSemi erect
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyFrequent
BerriesOccasional
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Resistance to external damageModerate
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium to high
utilisation characteristics
After cooking blackeningNone to trace
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Medium to high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low to medium
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Low to medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)Low to medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Very high
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Very low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 3Very low to low
Variety information last modified on 22nd of June, 2009