Cromwell

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Cromwell
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceARCHE NOAH
DEU416
GBR165
Plant material maintained asTuber
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Infected
Country of originUNITED KINGDOM
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsOrganic
Non organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Growth habitErect
Foliage coverPoor
Moderate to good
Flower frequencyVery frequent
BerriesNo berries
Light sprout colourBlue
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourCream
Light yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Oval
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Shallow
Very shallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Tuber sizeSmall to medium
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Resistance to external damageModerate to resistant
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFirm (salad type)
Fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningSome
Trace
TasteModerate to good
Crisp suitabilityPoor
French fry suitabilityPoor
Frying colourPale
Dry matter contentHigh
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum)Low to medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Medium
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Low to medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low to medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus ALow
High
Resistance to potato virus BMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus CMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus MHigh
Resistance to potato virus SMedium
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low to medium
High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
High
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Moderate to high
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Moderate to high
Variety information last modified on 23rd of February, 2011