Sefton Down

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Sefton Down
Parentage
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Data sourceDEU416
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originUNITED KINGDOM
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Foliage coverModerate
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyFrequent
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureIntermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
Tuber shape uniformityUniform to very uniform
Resistance to external damageVery resistant
resistance to fungal diseases
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005