Allagash Russet

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Allagash Russet
Breeder Agent
Data sourceDEU416
Plant material maintained asTuber + in-vitro and cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originUNITED STATES
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyRare
BerriesOccasional to frequent
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tuber sizeLarge to very large
Tuber shape uniformityUniform to very uniform
Resistance to external damageResistant
utilisation characteristics
After cooking blackeningTrace
Crisp suitabilityGood
French fry suitabilityGood
Starch contentLow to medium
Tuber glycoalkaloidLow to medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
Resistance to early blight (Alternaria solani)Low
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)Medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low
Resistance to ring rot (Clavibacter michiganensis ssp. sepedonicus)Low
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus ALow
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceHigh
Variety information last modified on 6th of April, 2016