Ulster Beacon

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Ulster Beacon
Parentage
[Pedigree History ]
Breeder J.Clarke
Breeder Agent
plant at flower bud stage
Plant: growth habitsemi-upright
Stem: anthocyanin colourationabsent or very weak
Leaf: outline sizemedium
Leaf: opennessclosed to intermediate
Leaf: presence of secondary leafletsweak to medium
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: depth of veinsmedium to deep
Flower bud: anthocyanin colourationstrong
buds-inflorescences-flowers
Plant: heightmedium
Plant: frequency of flowerslow
Inflorescence: anthocyanin colouration on pedunclevery weak to weak
Flower corolla: intensity of colouration on inner sidemedium
Flower corolla: proportion of blue in anthocyanin colouration on inner sideabsent or low
Flower corolla: extent of anthocyanin colouration on inner sidemedium to large
Variety information last modified on 21st of July, 2010