Sandpiper

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Sandpiper
Breeder Robert Hoopes
Breeder Agent Pepsico

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Data sourceGBR165
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originUNITED STATES
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
Core collectionYes
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Growth habitSemi erect
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyRare
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Resistance to external damageResistant
Resistance to internal bruisingLow
utilisation characteristics
After cooking blackeningNone to trace
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Very low
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Very low
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)High to very high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High to very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Very low to low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 3Low
Variety information last modified on 8th of September, 2010