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Leaf Flower Plant
Sprout Tuber Sliced tuber

General

  • Origin & Breeding: bred by Arie S. Heijboer from the cross (AH86-102 x "Berlikummer Geeltje x Eigenheimer") in Kloelinge, The Netherlands in 1992.
  • Year registered in Canada: 2010
  • Registration number: 6740
  • Maturity: late

Botanical Features

  • Plants: medium height, semi-erect; stems thin with no pigmentation; prominent straight single wings; nodes slightly swollen, not pigmented; very branching.
  • Leaves: olive green, semi-open; midribs and petioles not pigmented.
    Terminal leaflets: narrowly ovate; tip acuminate; base truncate and asymmetrical; weakly wavy margins.
    Primary leaflets: five pairs; narrowly ovate; tip acuminate; base truncate and symmetrical.
    Secondary and tertiary leaflets: numerous.
  • Flowers: moderately numerous; medium size blue-violet corolla with prominent star; orange anthers; flower buds and peduncles not pigmented.
  • Tubers: oval; flaky buff skin; moderately deep eyes, evenly distributed; non prominent eyebrows; yellow flesh.
  • Sprouts: spherical; blue-violet; base weakly pubescent, strongly pigmented; tip strongly pubescent and strongly pigmented; open habit; long lateral shoots.

Agricultural Features

Medium yielding variety. Moderately numerous tubers of attractive appearance and good washing quality. Good storage capability. High specific gravity.

  • Utilization: good boiled and baked.
  • Chief Markets: fresh market and specialty market.

Reaction to Diseases

Information not available

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