Zarafsan

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Zarafsan
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originRUSSIAN FEDERATION
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyFrequent
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to long
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Resistance to external damageResistant
utilisation characteristics
TasteGood
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh
Resistance to potato virus MHigh
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005