Dalco

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Dalco
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU001
DEU416
FRA179
IRL001
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Infected
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Foliage coverGood to dense
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyRare to occasional
BerriesRare
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tuber sizeLarge to very large
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Hollow heart tendencyLow
Internal rust spotInfrequent
Resistance to external damageResistant
Resistance to internal bruisingHigh
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
TasteGood
Starch contentHigh
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow to medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh
Resistance to potato virus MMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Very low to low
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 21st of May, 2007