Waregem

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Waregem
Breeder J.Dunnett
Breeder Agent
sprouts
Lightsprout: sizemedium
Lightsprout: number of root tipsmany
Lightsprout: length of lateral shootsmedium
Lightsprout: shapeovoid
Lightsprout: intensity of anthocyanin colouration of basemedium
Lightsprout: proportion of blue in anthocyanin colouration of baseabsent or low
Lightsprout: pubescence of basestrong
Lightsprout: size of tip in relation to basemedium
Lightsprout: habit of tipopen
Lightsprout: anthocyanin colouration of tipweak
plant at flower bud stage
Plant: foliage structureintermediate
Plant: growth habitsemi-upright
Stem: anthocyanin colourationmedium
Leaf: outline sizemedium
Leaf: opennessintermediate to open
Leaf: presence of secondary leafletsmedium to strong
Leaf: green colourlight to medium
Leaf: anthocyanin colouration on midrib of upper sidemedium to strong
Second pair of lateral leaflets: width in relation to lengthmedium
Terminal and lateral leaflets: frequency of coalescenceabsent or very low
Leaflet: waviness of marginstrong
Leaflet: depth of veinsmedium
Flower bud: anthocyanin colourationweak to medium
buds-inflorescences-flowers
Plant: heightmedium
Plant: frequency of flowerslow to medium
Inflorescence: sizesmall
Inflorescence: anthocyanin colouration on pedunclemedium
Flower corolla: intensity of colouration on inner sidemedium to strong
Flower corolla: proportion of blue in anthocyanin colouration on inner sideabsent or low
Flower corolla: extent of anthocyanin colouration on inner sidemedium to large
plant at haulm senescence
Plant: time of maturityearly
tuber after harvest
Tuber: shapeshort oval
Tuber: depth of eyesvery shallow
Tuber: colour of skinlight beige
Tuber: colour of base of eyeswhite
Tuber: colour of fleshcream
Tuber: anthocyanin colouration of skin in reaction to lightabsent
additional characteristics
Flower: colour of anthersorange
Flower: anther column normal
Flower: shape of stylestraight
Flower: colour of ovary interiorgreen
Tuber: pigment in flesh of ungreened tubersabsent
Tuber: number of tubers per plantfew to moderate
administration
BreederCaithness Potato Breeders Ltd
Breeder's AgentCaithness Potatoes Ltd
Plant Breeders Rights (expire)2018
Variety information last modified on 13th of November, 2014