Rikea

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Rikea
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEU416
GBR165
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 conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly
Growth habitSpreading to semi erect
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyVery rare
Rare
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourYellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tubers per plantMedium
Many to very many
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Large
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Uniform to very uniform
Secondary growthLow
Growth crackingMedium
Hollow heart tendencyLow
Internal rust spotMedium to frequent
Resistance to external damageModerate
Resistant
Resistance to internal bruisingHigh
Dormancy periodLong
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
Fairly firm (multi-purpose type) to firm (salad type)
After cooking blackeningTrace
None to trace
Enzymic browningTrace to little
TasteGood
Crisp suitabilityPoor
French fry suitabilityPoor
Dry matter contentMedium to high
Starch contentLow
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow to medium
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)High
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)High
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
Medium to high
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High to very high
Very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
Medium
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceHigh
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005