Mayan Gold

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Mayan Gold
Breeder Scottish Crop Research Institute
Breeder Agent Greenvale AP

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Data sourceGBR165
Plant material maintained asTuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Country of originUNITED KINGDOM
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityVery late
Growth habitSpreading
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyVery frequent
BerriesVery frequent
Light sprout colourBlue
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourPart blue
Tuber eye colourBlue
Primary tuber flesh colourYellow
Tuber shapeVery long
Tuber eye depthMedium
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Resistance to external damageModerate to resistant
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium to high
utilisation characteristics
After cooking blackeningNone to trace
French fry suitabilityGood
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Low to medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low to medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)Medium to high
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)High to very high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Low to medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)High to very high
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)Medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Very low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Very low to low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 3Very low to low
Variety information last modified on 3rd of March, 2011