Puritan

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Puritan
Parentage
[Pedigree History ]
Breeder
Breeder Agent
Synonyms Beauty of Hebron
administration
Data sourceDEPT
GBR017
GBR165
Plant material maintained asTuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Untested
Country of originUNITED STATES
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsOrganic
Non organic
plant characteristics
MaturityVery early
Growth habitSemi erect
Foliage coverGood to dense
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Cream
Tuber shapeOval to round
Oval
Tuber eye depthMedium to deep
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Internal rust spotVery infrequent
Resistance to external damageResistant
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type)
After cooking blackeningNone
Frying colourMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium to high
Resistance to late blight on foliageHigh to very high
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High to very high
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005