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Solanum neorossii

Common Name(s)  
Code nrs
Synonyms S. hannemanii
Clade 4
Series Tuberosa
Ploidy Diploid (2x)
EBN Unknown (Probably 2EBN)
Self-compatible  
Cytoplasm Type  

Description

Vega (1995) found that this species is more frost tolerant than domesticated potato.

Condition Level of Resistance Source
 Alfalfa Mosaic Virus Resistant Horvath 1989
 Potato Virus X Resistant Horvath 1989
     

Glykoalkaloid content

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Cultivation

Breeding

Crosses with S. tuberosum

 

Female Male Berry Set Seed Set Germination Ploidy Source
S. tuberosum S. neorossii Minimal None     Jackson (1999)
S. neorossi S. tuberosum Minimal Minimal     Jackson (1999)
             

Crosses with other species

Jackson (1999) found 6-17% 2n pollen for varieties of this species.

Female Male Berry Set Seed Set Germination Ploidy Source
             

 

 

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