Gloria (1937)

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Gloria (1937)
Breeder Agent
Data sourceDEU416
Plant material maintained asTuber
No longer maintained
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
Very early
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyRare
Rare to occasional
BerriesVery rare
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Deep yellow
Tuber shapeRound
Oval to long
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Tuber skin textureVery smooth to smooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
Tubers per plantMany
Tuber sizeLarge
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Resistance to external damageModerate to resistant
Resistance to internal bruisingHigh
Dormancy periodLong
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningNone to trace
Enzymic browningSome
Crisp suitabilityPoor
French fry suitabilityPoor
Dry matter contentHigh
Starch contentMedium to high
Protein contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow to medium
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)High
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh to very high
Resistance to potato virus XVery high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Very high
Resistance to potato virus YNLow
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
Medium to high
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
High to very high
Very high
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceMedium to high
Variety information last modified on 4th of December, 2008