Purple

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Purple
Parentage
[Pedigree History ]
Breeder
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceARCHE NOAH
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsUntested
Country of originUNITED STATES
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsOrganic
plant characteristics
Light sprout colourBlue
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourBlue
Tuber eye colourBlue
Primary tuber flesh colourBlue
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Tuber sizeSmall to medium
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFirm (salad type)
After cooking blackeningLittle
TasteModerate to good
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005