Luna (1982)

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Luna (1982)
Breeder 2
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU001
DEU416
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsPart tested
Country of originGERMANY
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityVery early
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyRare
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tubers per plantMedium
Tuber sizeLarge
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Secondary growthLow
Growth crackingMedium
Hollow heart tendencyLow
Internal rust spotInfrequent
Resistance to external damageModerate
Dormancy periodLong to very long
Storage abilityVery poor to poor
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningTrace
Enzymic browningTrace
TasteGood
Starch contentLow
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow to medium
Medium to high
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)Low to medium
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Susceptibility to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AVery high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High to very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusHigh to very high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005