Nicola

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Nicola
Breeder Agent GB Seed Industry

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Nicola (leaf)
Nicola (foliage)
administration
Data sourceARCHE NOAH
CZEHBROD
DEU416
FRA179
GBR165
HUN052
IRL001
NEIKER
NIVAA
POL IPR BON
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Untested
Country of originGERMANY
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsOrganic
Non organic
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Intermediate
Early to intermediate
Growth habitSemi erect
Spreading to semi erect
Foliage coverGood
Good to dense
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyRare
Rare to occasional
BerriesNo berries
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourYellow
Deep yellow
Tuber shapeOval to long
Long to oval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Very shallow to shallow
Very shallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
Smooth
Very smooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialVery low
Medium
High
High to very high
Very high
Early harvest yield potentialVery high
Tubers per plantFew to medium
Many
Many to very many
Tuber sizeSmall to medium
Medium
Large
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Uniform
Secondary growthMedium
Low to medium
Growth crackingLow
Hollow heart tendencyLow
Internal rust spotFrequent
Medium
Infrequent
Resistance to external damageModerate to resistant
Resistance to internal bruisingHigh
High to very high
Dormancy periodMedium
Medium to long
Storage abilityModerate to good
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFirm (salad type)
Fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
Fairly firm (multi-purpose type) to firm (salad type)
After cooking blackeningSome
Trace
None to trace
Enzymic browningSome
TasteGood
Crisp suitabilityVery poor to poor
Poor
French fry suitabilityPoor
Moderate to good
Dry matter contentMedium
Medium to high
High
Starch contentLow
Low to medium
Medium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium
Medium to high
High
High to very high
Resistance to late blight on foliageVery low
Low to medium
Medium
Medium to high
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Artificial inoculum in the field)High
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)High to very high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)Low to medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Medium
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)High
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Medium to high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High
High to very high
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus ALow
Very high
Resistance to potato virus XVery high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium
Medium to high
High
High to very high
Resistance to potato virus YNLow
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
Medium
Medium to high
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusMedium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Very high
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 4Very high
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Low
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceHigh to very high
Variety information last modified on 31st of January, 2018