Lady Christl

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Lady Christl
Breeder C.Meijer bv
Breeder Agent Meijer Seed Potatoes Ltd


Lady Christl (sprout)
Lady Christl (leaf)
Lady Christl (foliage)
Data sourceCZEHBROD
Plant material maintained asTuber
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityVery early to early
Very early
Growth habitSpreading to semi erect
Foliage coverGood
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyNo flowers
BerriesNo berries
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval
Oval to long
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
Medium to high
Tubers per plantMany
Many to very many
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Uniform to very uniform
Secondary growthMedium to high
Resistance to external damageResistant
Resistance to internal bruisingHigh
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
Fairly firm (multi-purpose type) to firm (salad type)
After cooking blackeningNone to trace
Frying colourDark
Dry matter contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow to medium
Resistance to late blight on foliageVery low to low
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)High to very high
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Artificial inoculum in the field)High to very high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)Very low to low
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)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Very high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Very high
Resistance to potato virus YNVery high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh
High to very high
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusHigh to very high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Very high
Variety information last modified on 7th of February, 2017