Acadia Russet

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Acadia Russet
[Pedigree History ]
Breeder Agent
Data sourceVRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
Growth habitSpreading
Foliage coverGood
Flower frequencyOccasional
Pollen fertilityLow
Stolon lengthMedium
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeLong to oval
Tuber eye depthShallow
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tubers per plantMany
Tuber sizeLarge
Dormancy periodMedium
Storage abilityModerate
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
Dry matter contentMedium
Starch contentLow
Protein contentLow
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to early blight (Alternaria solani)Low
Resistance to fusarium wilt (Fusarium oxysporum)Low
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)Medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Medium
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to bacterial soft rot (Erwinia spp.)Low
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus MMedium
Resistance to potato virus SMedium
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
Resistance to potato mop top virusLow
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceMedium
Frost resistanceVery low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005