Piroschka

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Piroschka
Breeder 2
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
POL IPR BON
VERN eV
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Untested
Country of originAUSTRIA
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyRare
BerriesOccasional
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to long
Tuber eye depthShallow
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium to high
Internal rust spotVery infrequent
Resistance to external damageSusceptible
Dormancy periodMedium to long
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningTrace
TasteGood
Starch contentLow to medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005