Benno Vrizo

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Benno Vrizo
Breeder
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceNIVAA
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly
Growth habitSpreading to semi erect
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourBlue violet
Flower frequencyRare to occasional
BerriesNo berries
Light sprout colourBlue
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeRound
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium to high
Tuber sizeLarge
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium to high
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type)
After cooking blackeningNone
French fry suitabilityGood
Dry matter contentHigh to very high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Artificial inoculum in the field)High
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)Low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low to medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High to very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005