Eva (1950)

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Eva (1950)
Breeder Agent
Data sourceDEU416
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Country of originSWEDEN
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
Growth habitErect to very erect
Foliage coverGood
Good to dense
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyVery rare
Occasional to frequent
BerriesNo berries
Pollen fertilitySterile
Stolon lengthShort
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthMedium to deep
Tuber skin textureIntermediate to rough
tubering characteristics
Tuber shape uniformityVariable to medium
Medium to uniform
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type) to firm (salad type)
Crisp suitabilityVery poor to poor
Dry matter contentLow to medium
Starch contentLow
Tuber glycoalkaloidVery low to low
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageVery low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Low to medium
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium to high
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium to high
Resistance to potato mop top virusHigh to very high
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005