Selma

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Selma
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCEB
CZEHBROD
DEU416
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Infected
Country of originGERMANY
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyRare to occasional
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourDeep yellow
Tuber shapeLong to oval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureVery smooth to smooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
High
Tubers per plantFew to medium
Tuber sizeMedium
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Secondary growthLow
Growth crackingLow to medium
Hollow heart tendencyLow
Internal rust spotMedium
Resistance to external damageResistant
Dormancy periodLong
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type) to firm (salad type)
After cooking blackeningTrace to little
TasteGood
Dry matter contentMedium
Starch contentLow to medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)High
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusVery low to low
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005