Keltia

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Keltia
Breeder G.Mazeas
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceFRA179
GBR165
Plant material maintained asTuber
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Infected
Country of originFRANCE
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityEarly
Very early to early
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyFrequent
BerriesFrequent to very frequent
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourYellow
Tuber shapeOval to long
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
tubering characteristics
Early harvest yield potentialMedium to high
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Large to very large
Internal rust spotInfrequent
Dormancy periodMedium to long
Storage abilityPoor to moderate
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningTrace
TasteGood
Crisp suitabilityGood
French fry suitabilityPoor
Dry matter contentMedium
Medium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow to medium
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Medium to high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low to medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
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
High
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
Medium to high
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005