Redgem

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Redgem
Parentage
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Breeder
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sprouts
Lightsprout: sizesmall
Lightsprout: number of root tipsmedium
Lightsprout: length of lateral shootsshort
Lightsprout: shapeconical
Lightsprout: intensity of anthocyanin colouration of basestrong
Lightsprout: proportion of blue in anthocyanin colouration of baseabsent or low
Lightsprout: pubescence of basestrong
Lightsprout: size of tip in relation to basesmall
Lightsprout: habit of tipclosed
Lightsprout: anthocyanin colouration of tipmedium
Lightsprout: pubescence of tipweak to medium
plant at flower bud stage
Plant: foliage structureintermediate
Plant: growth habitsemi-upright
Stem: anthocyanin colourationvery strong
Leaf: outline sizemedium
Leaf: opennessintermediate
Leaf: presence of secondary leafletsstrong
Leaf: green colourdark
Leaf: anthocyanin colouration on midrib of upper sidevery strong
Second pair of lateral leaflets: width in relation to lengthmedium
Terminal and lateral leaflets: frequency of coalescencevery low to low
Leaflet: waviness of marginmedium
Leaflet: depth of veinsshallow to medium
Flower bud: anthocyanin colourationvery strong
buds-inflorescences-flowers
Plant: heightmedium
Plant: frequency of flowerslow
Inflorescence: sizesmall
Inflorescence: anthocyanin colouration on pedunclestrong
Flower corolla: sizesmall
Flower corolla: intensity of colouration on inner sideweak
Flower corolla: proportion of blue in anthocyanin colouration on inner sideabsent or low
Flower corolla: extent of anthocyanin colouration on inner sidesmall
plant at haulm senescence
Plant: time of maturitylate
tuber after harvest
Tuber: shapeoval
Tuber: depth of eyesvery shallow
Tuber: colour of skinred
Tuber: colour of base of eyesred
Tuber: colour of fleshcream
administration
BreederCaithness Potato Breeders Ltd
Breeder's AgentCaithness Potatoes Ltd
Plant Breeders Rights (expire)2026
Variety information last modified on 8th of April, 2013