Vital

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Vital
Breeder
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
FRA179
GBR165
HUN052
POL IPR BON
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Infected
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Flower colourWhite
BerriesNo berries
Pollen fertilitySterile
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourCream
Deep yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Oval
tubering characteristics
Tubers per plantMany
Tuber sizeLarge to very large
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Resistance to external damageResistant
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium to high
Dormancy periodLong
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningTrace
Dry matter contentHigh to very high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)High to very high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)High
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AMedium
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh to very high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceHigh to very high
Frost resistanceMedium
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005