Characteristics and description of the potato breeze variety

Breeze varieties of potatoes are bred by B. S. Tolkachev, I. I. Kolyadko and co-authors in Belarus. The variety in 2005 was entered into the state register of selection achievements of Belarus, and in 2009 - into the state registry of the Russian Federation. He is advised to plant in the North-West region.

  • Contents Overview Description
    • varieties Breeze
    • Feature
  • How to grow potatoes
    • planting rules
  • Features care
    • Watering
    • Hilling
  • Fertilizing Diseases and pests

General Description

varieties Breeze

Bushes height average, is half. The leaves are dark green, wide, their edges slightly wavy. The stems are somewhat thinner than the standard Sante variety. Flowers are reddish-purple.

Tubers are large, oval in shape, weighing 97-154 grams, as described.

The peel is yellowish, smooth. The tuber has a large number of eyes, having an average depth. Pulp yellowish, it does not change color when cooking .

Tubers are large, yellowish pulp

Characteristic

is harvested from a hectare of plantings to 451 centners of tubers .This is 31 centners above the crop harvested when planting a standard Sante potato variety, according to the characteristics. In potatoes, the average starch content is 12–16%, dry matter — 20.1%, reducing sugars — 0.21%.

Commercial appearance in 83-98% of tubers. The potatoes are very tasty , they boil soft. Tasting score - 7 points.

Advantages:

  1. Resistance to viral diseases: mosaic, cancer, leaf curl.
  2. The tubers are stored for a long time .
  3. They look beautiful, tastes good .
  4. Productivity is high.
  5. The tubers are resistant to mechanical damage.

Disadvantages:

Potatoes can get nematode, scab, and late blight.

The disadvantages of the variety include the possibility of infection by the nematode

How to grow potatoes

Planting rules

Potatoes of this variety can grow on any land and in any climatic conditions, the main thing is that the land should be wet.

In the autumn, scatter 3 kg of rotted manure per 1 m², dig up the soil for the length of the shovel.

Before planting in the spring, the tubers of days 15 are germinated in the light at an air temperature of + 12-13 degrees.3-4 days before planting, the tubers are covered with bags, so that they stand a little in the dark, then the shoots will be more friendly.

Before planting, the tubers are germinated for 15 days in the light

In the spring, check whether the temperature of the ground is suitable at a depth of 10 cm for planting, place an ordinary thermometer there. For germinated tubers, the temperature of the earth is +5 - 6 degrees, for unsprouted - +8 degrees.

In the spring of , scatter fertilizer 1.5–2 kg of superphosphate and 3-4–4 kg of potassium salt per hundred, dig again. Dig the holes to a depth of 10 cm, the distance between the rows should be 70 cm, between the holes - 40 cm.

Put the potatoes in the hole with your eyes up and sprinkle with soil.

Features of care

Watering

If the air and the soil are wet, then 70–80 days passes from germination to harvest. And with dry air and land, this process lasts much longer. Therefore it is required to water the bushes.

If the summer is not worth the drought, then watered 3 times. Immediately after planting, the soil is not watered, as it already has moisture from the melted snow. But 15 days after the appearance of sprouts, the potatoes need watering.

Watering is required 15 days after the sprouts

The second time watered when the bushes bloom, as this means that tubers began to grow underground. The third time watered, depending on the state of the earth. If it is dry at a depth of 6 cm and more, then you need to water.

Hilling

After watering, loosen the soil and spud potatoes each time.

Hilling protects young plants from returning frosts , when hilling, weeds are removed, it helps to get oxygen to the roots, stimulates the growth of greenery.

Top dressing

Top dressing make after watering or rain. The first time is fed when the tops begin to grow. In ten-liter bucket of water poured 1 tbsp.spoon of urea. Under the bush pour 0.5 liters of solution.

Urea as a top dressing

The second time they feed when forming buds, for this purpose pour 1 tbsp into a ten-liter bucket of water.spoon of potassium sulfate and 1 tbsp.spoon ash.

For the third time when the bushes are flowering, a glass of a semi-liquid mullein is poured into a ten-liter bucket and 2 tbsp.spoons of granules of superphosphate.

Diseases and pests

Diseases that can affect potatoes Breeze - late blight, nematode, scab. When blight on the sprouts begin to appear black, brownish-brown, purple specks.

With scab tubers also lose their flavor, the starch content in them is greatly reduced. If ammonium sulfate, superphosphate is used as a fertilizer, the potato will not be sick with scab.

From blight make an infusion: 200 g of garlic are pushed to a slurry, pour in a little water and leave for 2 days. After the infusion is added to a ten-liter bucket of water and watered potatoes. This is done 2-3 times every 10 days. The area is the area where you can keep the bushes to go to the area.planting, and after planting the ground mulch. And also mustard, beans, calendula are planted in the aisle.

If you treat the tubers before planting with Taboo , then the potato is not afraid of the Colorado potato beetle, the wireworm, potato fleas, cycadas and other harmful insects.

This requires a working solution. For 100 kg of potatoes, 8 ml of the product must be diluted in 1 liter of water.

  1. At first, taboo is diluted in a glass of water, thoroughly stirred, and then the rest of the water is poured. Before planting, the tubers are laid out on a tarpaulin in 1 layer.
  2. The resulting solution is shaken and sprayed on potatoes.
  3. So that the tubers are covered evenly with the compound, turn them over.

As part of the Tabu there is the dye , because of this, you will immediately understand which potatoes the drug did not make.

The preparation Tabu contains the dye

Potato breeze is easy to care for, it can grow on any land and under any climate conditions, the main thing is to water it.

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