Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Albion
Breeder 62
Breeder Agent
Data sourceDEU001
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeRound
Oval to round
Tuber eye depthDeep
Medium to deep
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium to high
Tuber shape uniformityMedium
utilisation characteristics
After cooking blackeningLittle
Enzymic browningLittle
Starch contentMedium
Medium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Very low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus ALow
Very high
Resistance to potato virus XVery high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusVery low
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 6th of April, 2016