Varmas

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Varmas
Breeder Asche-Saatzucht
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU001
DEU416
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
Cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originESTONIA
RUSSIAN FEDERATION
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly
Very early
Growth habitSemi erect
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional
BerriesNo berries
Pollen fertilityLow
Stolon lengthShort
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthMedium
Shallow
Tuber skin textureIntermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
High
Tubers per plantMedium
Tuber sizeLarge
Tuber shape uniformityMedium
Uniform
Resistance to external damageResistant
Dormancy periodLong
Storage abilityVery good
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFirm (salad type)
TasteGood
Dry matter contentMedium
Starch contentLow
Medium
Protein contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow to medium
Medium
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
Low to medium
Resistance to early blight (Alternaria solani)High
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)Medium
High
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)High
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Low
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)High
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh
Resistance to potato virus MMedium
Resistance to potato virus SHigh
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
High
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceHigh
Frost resistanceMedium
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005