Romano

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Romano
Breeder Agent Agrico UK Ltd

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Romano (leaf)
Romano (foliage)
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEPT
DEU416
GBR165
IRL001
NIVAA
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Infected
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Early
Growth habitSemi erect
Spreading to semi erect
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyNo flowers
Very rare
BerriesNo berries
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Tuber eye colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Cream
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthMedium
Shallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
Very smooth to smooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium to high
High
Early harvest yield potentialHigh
Tubers per plantMedium to many
Many
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Large
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Uniform to very uniform
Secondary growthLow
Internal rust spotInfrequent to medium
Resistance to external damageModerate
Resistance to internal bruisingHigh to very high
Very high
Dormancy periodLong
Long to very long
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
Mealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningTrace to little
Trace
TasteModerate to good
Good
Crisp suitabilityPoor
Moderate to good
French fry suitabilityPoor
Moderate to good
Dry matter contentLow to medium
Medium
Starch contentLow to medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh to very high
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow to medium
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)High
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Artificial inoculum in the field)Very high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)Low to medium
Medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)High
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum)High
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Low
Low to medium
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)High
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low
Low to medium
Medium
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)Medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus ALow
Medium to high
High
Resistance to potato virus BLow
Resistance to potato virus CMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Medium
Medium to high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High
Very high
Resistance to potato virus YNHigh to very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusVery low to low
Low to medium
Medium
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Low
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceMedium to high
High
Variety information last modified on 1st of February, 2018