Waalstar

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Waalstar
Breeder 88
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
FRA179
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional
BerriesNo berries
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium to high
Tuber sizeLarge
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
utilisation characteristics
TasteGood
Starch contentHigh
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium to high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium to high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 13th of November, 2014