Aldo

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Aldo
Breeder Alex Dobbin
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU001
KAR
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Untested
Country of originUNITED KINGDOM
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
Core collectionYes
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Growth habitSemi erect
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyRare
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourCream
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Resistance to external damageModerate
Resistance to internal bruisingLow to medium
utilisation characteristics
After cooking blackeningNone to trace
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Medium to high
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Very low to low
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)Medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High to very high
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 5Very low to low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Moderate
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 3Low
Variety information last modified on 6th of April, 2016