Start (1965)

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Start (1965)
Breeder
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro and cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originRUSSIAN FEDERATION
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityLate to very late
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyRare
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tuber shape uniformityMedium
utilisation characteristics
TasteModerate to good
Starch contentHigh
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on foliageHigh
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005