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Ulster Emblem

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HIGHER TAXON: Solanaceae
GENUS:Solanum L.
Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Ulster Emblem
Pedigree:
Breeder: J.Clarke, Mosside, Ballymoney, Co. Antrim, N.Ireland [13]
Breeder's rights: No [13]
Synonyms:
National list: 1966 [13]
ADMINISTRATION
Country of originUNITED KINGDOM [13]
Data sourceFRA179 [11] GBR165 [13] IRL001 [16] VRI RUSSIA [23]
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested [13, 16] Infected [11]
Plant material maintained asTuber [13, 23, 35] In-vitro [11]
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar [11, 13, 16, 23]
Test conditionsNon organic [13]
PLANT CHARACTERISTICS
Flower colourRed violet [13]
Light sprout colourPink [13]
MaturityEarly [13]
TUBER CHARACTERISTICS
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite [13]
Tuber shapeOval to long [13]
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow [13]
TUBERING CHARACTERISTICS
Yield potentialHigh [23]
RESISTANCE TO FUNGAL DISEASES
Resistance to late blight on foliageHigh [23]
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh [23]


Source:
[11] INRA, FRANCE 2005
[23] N.I. Vavilov All-Russian Scientific Research, RUSSIAN FEDERATION 2005
[13] SASA, UNITED KINGDOM 2005
[35] Teagasc Crops Research Centre, IRELAND 2007















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