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 piurae

Synonyms:

Series:

EBN: 2

Ploidy: Diploid

Segregation:

Self-compatible:

Cytoplasm Type:

Description

 

Condition Level of Resistance Source
Colorado Potato Beetle Somewhat Resistant Pelletier 2007

Glykoalkaloid content

Cultivation

Breeding

Crosses with S. tuberosum

Watanabe (1991) found that 3.5% (which was one one plant) of varieties of this species produced 2n pollen, which would be effectively tetraploid and 4EBN.

Female Male Berry Set Seed Set Germination Ploidy Source
             

Crosses with other species

 

Female Male Berry Set Seed Set Germination Ploidy Source