Venouska

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Venouska
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
FRA179
IRL001
Plant material maintained asTuber
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Infected
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly to intermediate
Very early to early
Growth habitSemi erect
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional
BerriesOccasional
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourYellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialVery high
Early harvest yield potentialHigh to very high
Tuber sizeLarge
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Hollow heart tendencyLow
Internal rust spotInfrequent
Resistance to internal bruisingHigh
Dormancy periodShort
Storage abilityModerate
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningNone
TasteGood
Dry matter contentMedium
Starch contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersVery low to low
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow to medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium to high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Very high
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 4Very high
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005