Early Gem

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Early Gem
Breeder Agent
Data sourceDEU001
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsUntested
Country of originUNITED STATES
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityVery early to early
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthVery shallow to shallow
utilisation characteristics
Starch contentLow to medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus ALow
Resistance to potato virus MLow
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005