The European Cultivated Potato Database

 
 

Pink Fir Apple

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HIGHER TAXON: Solanaceae
GENUS:Solanum L.
Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Pink Fir Apple
Pedigree: Bred from Darbre [13]
Breeder: Unknown breeder in France about 1850 [13]
Breeder's rights: No [13]
Synonyms:
National list: 1850 [9]
1966 [13]

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ADMINISTRATION
Country of originFRANCE [13] GERMANY [9] UNITED KINGDOM [6]
Data sourceCZEHBROD [6] DEPT [7] DEU416 [9] GBR165 [13]
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested [13] Part tested [6, 9] Untested [7]
Plant material maintained asTuber [9] In-vitro [6] Tuber and in-vitro [13]
Sample statusTraditional cultivar/landrace [9] Advanced cultivar [6, 7, 13]
Test conditionsNon organic [6, 13]
PLANT CHARACTERISTICS
BerriesNo berries [13]
Flower colourWhite [9, 13]
Foliage coverModerate [13]
Growth habitSemi erect [13]
Light sprout colourPink [9, 13]
MaturityVery late [9, 13]
TUBER CHARACTERISTICS
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow [9, 13]
Tuber eye colourRed [13]
Tuber eye depthDeep [13]
Tuber shapeVery long [9, 13]
Tuber skin colourRed [9, 13]
TUBERING CHARACTERISTICS
Dormancy periodLong to very long [9]
UTILISATION CHARACTERISTICS
After cooking blackeningNone to trace [13]
Crisp suitabilityPoor [13]
Dry matter contentMedium to high [13]
French fry suitabilityPoor [13]
RESISTANCE TO FUNGAL DISEASES
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Low [13]
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Low [13]
Resistance to late blight on foliageVery low [9]
Resistance to late blight on foliage(Laboratory test)Low [13]
Resistance to late blight on tubersVery low [9]
Resistance to late blight on tubers(Laboratory test)Low [13]
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune [13]
RESISTANCE TO BACTERIAL DISEASES
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High [13]
RESISTANCE TO VIRUS DISEASES
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusVery low to low [13]
Resistance to potato virus ALow [13]
Resistance to potato virus BLow [13]
Resistance to potato virus CLow [13]
Resistance to potato virus XLow [13]
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium [13]
RESISTANCE TO PESTS
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low [13]
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Low [13]
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low [13]


Source:
[6] Potato Research Institute, CZECH REPUBLIC 2010
[7] Department of Agriculture Food and Forestry, IRELAND 2005
[9] Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK), GERMANY 2005
[13] SASA, UNITED KINGDOM 2005















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