Seneca

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Seneca
Breeder Asche-Saatzucht
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEU416
IRL001
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
In-vitro and cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Infected
Untested
Country of originUNITED STATES
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
tubering characteristics
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
utilisation characteristics
TasteGood
Starch contentLow
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium to high
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium to high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 6th of October, 2010