Innovator

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Innovator
Breeder HZPC Holland B.V.
Breeder Agent HZPC UK Limited
administration
Data sourceGBR165
NIVAA
Plant material maintained asTuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly
Growth habitSemi erect to erect
Foliage coverGood to dense
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyFrequent
BerriesRare to occasional
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to long
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureRough
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh to very high
Tubers per plantMany
Tuber sizeLarge to very large
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Secondary growthMedium
Resistance to internal bruisingHigh
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningTrace
French fry suitabilityGood
Dry matter contentMedium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Artificial inoculum in the field)High
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)High to very high
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 XMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium to high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2High
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 3High
Variety information last modified on 31st of July, 2018