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Tubers of the USDA potato accession PI 243416PI 243416 “Sabanera”

Solanum tuberosum subsp. andigenum 4x

PI 243416 at Genesys

Accession Details

An andigena type tetraploid collected in Piendamo Colombia in 1948.  GRIN notes resistance to late blight.

Observations

TPS.  Round to elliptic.  Some laterally compressed.  Reds and blues with red.  White flesh, some with a little bit of blue.  Short to mid stolons.  Late season and mostly short day.

Commentary

Initial seed increase 3.0g.  Got a rare red and blue combination from this one.

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