Smith's Comet

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Smith's Comet
Parentage
[Pedigree History ]
Erntestolz x Trent
Breeder
Breeder Agent Pepsico

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sprouts
Lightsprout: sizesmall
Lightsprout: number of root tipsmany
Lightsprout: length of lateral shootsshort
Lightsprout: shapeovoid
Lightsprout: intensity of anthocyanin colouration of basemedium
Lightsprout: pubescence of baseweak
Lightsprout: size of tip in relation to basesmall
Lightsprout: habit of tipclosed
Lightsprout: anthocyanin colouration of tipweak
Lightsprout: pubescence of tipweak
plant at flower bud stage
Plant: foliage structureintermediate
Plant: growth habitsemi-upright
Leaf: outline sizemedium
Leaf: opennessintermediate
Leaf: presence of secondary leafletsmedium
Leaf: green colourmedium
Leaf: anthocyanin colouration on midrib of upper sideweak
Second pair of lateral leaflets: width in relation to lengthmedium
Terminal and lateral leaflets: frequency of coalescencevery low to low
Leaflet: waviness of marginabsent or very weak
Leaflet: depth of veinsmedium
Flower bud: anthocyanin colourationstrong
buds-inflorescences-flowers
Plant: heightmedium
Plant: frequency of flowersabsent or very low
Inflorescence: sizesmall
Inflorescence: anthocyanin colouration on peduncleabsent or very weak
Flower corolla: sizesmall
Flower corolla: intensity of colouration on inner sideabsent or very weak
Flower corolla: pigment on rear (White Flowers)absent
plant at haulm senescence
Plant: time of maturitymedium
tuber after harvest
Tuber: shapeshort oval
Tuber: depth of eyesmedium
Tuber: colour of skinlight beige
Tuber: colour of base of eyeswhite
Tuber: colour of fleshlight yellow
Tuber: anthocyanin colouration of skin in reaction to lightweak
administration
Breeder's AgentPepsico
Plant Breeders Rights (expire)2036
Variety information last modified on 6th of March, 2013