Raritan

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Raritan
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCPVPA
DEU001
HUN052
NEIKER
POL IPR BON
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Untested
Country of originCANADA
UNITED STATES
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Intermediate
Growth habitSpreading
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourWhite
tuber characteristics
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureRough
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
High to very high
Tuber sizeLarge
Dormancy periodShort
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type)
Crisp suitabilityModerate
French fry suitabilityVery poor to poor
Dry matter contentMedium
High to very high
Starch contentLow
Medium
High to very high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Very high
Resistance to late blight on foliageHigh
Very high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Very low to low
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AMedium to high
Very high
Resistance to potato virus XMedium to high
Very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005