Splendor

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Splendor
Breeder 84
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
FRA179
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
BerriesVery rare
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourPart red
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type)
TasteModerate to good
Starch contentVery high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005