Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Tromoypotet
[Pedigree History ]
Breeder Agent
Data sourceSWE002
Plant material maintained asTuber and cryopreservation
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originNORWAY
Sample statusTraditional cultivar/landrace
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
Growth habitSemi erect
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyRare to occasional
Stolon lengthMedium
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourPart red
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Secondary tuber flesh colourRed
Tuber shapeRound
Tuber eye depthMedium to deep
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Tuber shape uniformityUniform to very uniform
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
TasteVery poor to poor
Crisp suitabilityPoor to moderate
Dry matter contentMedium
Tuber glycoalkaloidLow
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow
Resistance to late blight on foliageMedium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Medium to high
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)High
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Very low
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusVery low to low
Resistance to potato mop top virusVery high
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusMedium
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005