BF 15

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. BF 15
Breeder FRA-9
INRA
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceARCHE NOAH
CPVPA
DEU416
FRA179
GBR165
POL IPR BON
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
No longer maintained
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Untested
Country of originFRANCE
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsOrganic
Non organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Early
Growth habitVery erect
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
Frequent
BerriesOccasional
Frequent to very frequent
Light sprout colourBlue
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourYellow
Tuber shapeOval to long
Very long
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Shallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
Very smooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium to high
Tubers per plantMedium
Tuber sizeSmall to medium
Medium
Large
Tuber shape uniformityMedium
Medium to uniform
Hollow heart tendencyMedium to high
Internal rust spotInfrequent
Dormancy periodShort
Medium
Storage abilityPoor
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFirm (salad type)
After cooking blackeningSome
Trace
None to trace
TasteGood
Good to excellent
Crisp suitabilityPoor
French fry suitabilityPoor
Dry matter contentLow to medium
Medium to high
Starch contentLow
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersVery low
High
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
Low to medium
High
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Very low to low
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low to medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low to medium
High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
Medium
Medium to high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low
environmental stress factors
Frost resistanceLow
Variety information last modified on 28th of September, 2009