Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Sava
Breeder Agent
Data sourceCZEHBROD
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Country of originDENMARK
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
Early to intermediate
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyRare
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourYellow
Tuber shapeOval
Oval to long
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth to intermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium to high
Tuber sizeMedium to large
Tuber shape uniformityVery uniform
Secondary growthVery low
Hollow heart tendencyMedium
Internal rust spotVery infrequent
Resistance to external damageResistant
Resistance to internal bruisingVery high
Dormancy periodLong
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFirm (salad type)
Fairly firm (multi-purpose type) to firm (salad type)
After cooking blackeningTrace
TasteGood to excellent
Crisp suitabilityPoor
French fry suitabilityPoor
Dry matter contentMedium
Starch contentLow to medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersHigh
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)High to very high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)High to very high
Resistance to early blight (Alternaria solani)Medium
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)Medium to high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Medium
High to very high
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High
High to very high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh to very high
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
High to very high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)High
High to very high
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusHigh
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceMedium
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005