Vales Emerald

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

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Vales Emerald (flower)
administration
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
Core collectionYes
plant characteristics
MaturityVery early
Growth habitSemi erect
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyFrequent
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourYellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Resistance to external damageResistant
Resistance to internal bruisingHigh
utilisation characteristics
After cooking blackeningNone to trace
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Low to medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)Low
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low to medium
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)High
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Susceptible
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Low
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low to medium
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low to medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Very low to 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