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Orchestra

Table stock potatoes
Characteristics
Maturity 7,5
Colour of skin *(1) LG
Colour of flesh *(2) 6,0
Shape of tuber *(3) ROO
Depth of the eyes 7,6
Tuber uniformity 7,5
Size of tubers 8
Grading 8
Dry matter percentage 17,7
Suitability for cooking 8A
Dormancy 4,9

Comments

9=positive ... 1=negative
*(1): L=light D=dark W=white G=yellow R=red
*(2): Colour of flesh: 8=yellow ... 4=white
*(3): Shape of tuber: R=round O=oval L=long

Description

Orchestra produces a robust crop with a good tuber appearance. The crop can stand stressful conditions very well. The purpose of the variety is the firm cooking table stock market. The shape en tuber size distribution makes the variety very suitable for the baker market.

Storage
5
6 months
Resistance
Leaf rol 9
A-virus 8
X-virus 8
Y-virus 9
Yntn-virus R
Foliage blight 3
Tuber blight
Common scab 7,3
Spraing 8
Bruising 7
Secondary growth 7
Ro1 9
Ro2/3
Pa2
Pa3
wz 1 (D1) 10
wz 2/6 (G1/O1) 3
wz 18 (T1)

R=resistant ... 1=very susceptible
Ro/Pa(x) = Globodera rostochiensis / pallida pathotype(x)

RESISTANCE TO GOLDEN NEMATODE:
Ro1(=A), Ro2/Ro3(=BC), Pa2(=D), Pa3(=E)
(9 = high resistant; 1 = very susceptible)
WART DISEASE:
wz 1(D1), wz 2/6 (G1/O1, wz 18 (T1)
(10 = resistant, 3 = very susceptible)

Advice

Do you need specific advice about planting distances or fertilizing? Ask your local supplier or your Meijer contact.

-Avoid too strong germination.
-Sensitive to the full dose of Sencor pre-emergence.
-Be careful with sprouting inhibitor at harvest time!
-Susceptible to fusarium.
-Do not cultivate on common scab sensitive soil.

C. Meijer B.V. will not be responsible for possible negative effects originating from this advice.