This page is a draft, part of our ongoing wild potato project. I’ll probably be adding information to the species pages through 2020 at least, but I’m making them public since they may be useful even incomplete.

Solanum flahaultii

Common Name(s):

Synonyms: S. neovalnzuelae

Series:

EBN: Unknown

Ploidy: Tetraploid

Segregation:

Self-compatible:

Cytoplasm Type: M (Hosaka 2014)

Description

(flahaultii, in honor of French botanist Charles Flahault)

Condition Level of Resistance Source
     

Glykoalkaloid content

Cultivation

I have found seeds of this species slow and difficult to germinate using the standard conditions for S. tuberosum.

Breeding

Crosses with S. tuberosum

 

Female Male Berry Set Seed Set Germination Ploidy Source
             

Crosses with other species

 

Female Male Berry Set Seed Set Germination Ploidy Source