Glenesk

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Glenesk
Parentage
[Pedigree History ]
Breeder
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceGBR017
GBR165
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originUNITED KINGDOM
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsOrganic
Non organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Growth habitSpreading to semi erect
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyRare
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Long to oval
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Tuber skin textureIntermediate to rough
tubering characteristics
Tuber sizeSmall to medium
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Internal rust spotVery infrequent
Resistance to external damageModerate
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFirm (salad type)
After cooking blackeningNone to trace
Frying colourDark to very dark
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh to very high
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Medium to high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low to medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High to very high
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005