Verity

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

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Verity (leaf)
Verity (sprout)
Verity (foliage)
administration
Data sourceGBR165
Plant material maintained asTuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate
Growth habitSpreading
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional
BerriesRare
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourPart red
Tuber eye colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourCream
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Resistance to external damageModerate to resistant
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium
utilisation characteristics
Dry matter contentHigh
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Very high
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)Low to medium
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)High
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Medium to high
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Low to medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Medium
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)High
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 1Low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 2Very low to low
Resistance to Globodera pallida race 3Very low to low
Variety information last modified on 2nd of March, 2015