Sarka (1939)

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Sarka (1939)
Breeder Agent
Data sourceCZEHBROD
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
In-vitro and cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originCZECH REPUBLIC
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Growth habitSpreading
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower frequencyRare
BerriesNo berries
Pollen fertilityModerate
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval
Long to oval
Tuber eye depthMedium
Tuber skin textureIntermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
Tuber sizeMedium
Tuber shape uniformityMedium
Resistance to external damageResistant to very resistant
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFairly firm (multi-purpose type)
Dry matter contentHigh
Starch contentMedium to high
Protein contentHigh
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Low
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High
Very high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus ALow
Resistance to potato virus MHigh
Resistance to potato virus SVery low
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High to very high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Very low to low
Variety information last modified on 29th of October, 2010