Wauseon

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Wauseon
Breeder 2
USDA
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU001
DEU416
FRA179
HUN052
HZPC
POL IPR BON
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
UNITED STATES
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Intermediate to late
Early
Growth habitErect
Spreading to semi erect
Foliage coverGood
Good to dense
Flower colourRed violet
BerriesVery rare
Pollen fertilityLow
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeRound
Oval to round
Tuber eye depthMedium
Shallow to medium
Shallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
High
High to very high
Very high
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Uniform
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium
High to very high
Dormancy periodMedium to long
Storage abilityGood
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
Fairly firm (multi-purpose type) to firm (salad type)
TasteGood
Crisp suitabilityModerate to good
French fry suitabilityModerate
Frying colourPale to medium
Dry matter contentMedium to high
High
Starch contentLow
Medium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium
High
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
High
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Medium to high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Low
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High
High to very high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh to very high
Very high
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
High to very high
Very high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
High
High to very high
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 5High to very high
Variety information last modified on 13th of November, 2014