Rooster

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Rooster
Breeder Teagasc
Breeder Agent Irish Potato Marketing Ltd

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Rooster (sprout)
Rooster (leaf)
Rooster (foliage)
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
DEPT
GBR165
IRL001
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Country of originIRELAND
UNITED KINGDOM
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Growth habitSemi erect to erect
Foliage coverPoor
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyRare
BerriesRare
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Tuber eye colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourYellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthVery shallow
Tuber skin textureRough
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type)
Frying colourPale
Dry matter contentHigh
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)High
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low to medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)Low to medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Medium
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Low to medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium to high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Low
Variety information last modified on 3rd of March, 2011