Paul Kruger

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Paul Kruger
Breeder 62
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU001
DEU416
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyFrequent
BerriesOccasional to frequent
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Shallow
Tuber skin textureIntermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tuber sizeLarge
Tuber shape uniformityMedium
Resistance to external damageResistant to very resistant
utilisation characteristics
Enzymic browningTrace
TasteModerate
Starch contentMedium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageHigh
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Low to medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
Susceptibility to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low to medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005