Valor

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Valor
Breeder J.Dunnett
Breeder Agent Caithness Potatoes Ltd

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Valor (leaf)
Valor (sprout)
Valor (flower)
Valor (foliage)
administration
Data sourceCZEHBROD
GBR165
NEIKER
Plant material maintained asIn-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Infected
Country of originUNITED KINGDOM
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Growth habitSemi erect
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyVery frequent
BerriesFrequent
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Tuber eye depthVery shallow to shallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
Resistance to external damageResistant
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium to high
Dormancy periodMedium
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningNone
Dry matter contentLow to medium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)High to very high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Medium to high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)Medium
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus XMedium to high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Very high
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 3Low
Variety information last modified on 30th of May, 2019