Yankee Chipper

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Yankee Chipper
Breeder 40
Breeder Agent
Data sourceCZEHBROD
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsInfected
Country of originUNITED STATES
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourBlue violet
Pollen fertilityVery low
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval to long
Tuber eye depthVery shallow to shallow
Tuber skin textureIntermediate
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tuber sizeLarge
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFirm (salad type)
Starch contentVery high
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
Resistance to early blight (Alternaria solani)Low
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)Medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus XVery high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Variety information last modified on 22nd of October, 2010