Sickingen

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Sickingen
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originGERMANY
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow to medium
Tuber skin textureRusset
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium to high
Tuber sizeMedium
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Internal rust spotMedium to frequent
Resistance to external damageResistant
utilisation characteristics
TastePoor
Starch contentMedium to high
resistance to fungal diseases
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low
Resistance to bacterial soft rot (Erwinia spp.)High
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005