Smiths Purple

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Smiths Purple
Parentage
[Pedigree History ]
Breeder
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceARCHE NOAH
DEU416
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Untested
Country of originUNITED STATES
Sample statusTraditional cultivar/landrace
Advanced cultivar
Test conditionsOrganic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Light sprout colourBlue
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourBlue
Tuber eye colourBlue
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFirm (salad type)
After cooking blackeningSevere
TasteModerate to good
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005