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 agrimonifolium

Synonyms:

Series:

EBN: 4

Ploidy: Tetraploid

Segregation:

Self-compatible:

Cytoplasm Type: M (Hosaka 2014)

Description

 

Condition Level of Resistance Source
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

Cultivation

 

Crosses with S. tuberosum

 

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

Crosses with other species

Watanabe (1991) found that 13.7% of varieties of this species produced 2n pollen and Jackson (1999) found 10-13%, which would be effectively octaploid and 8EBN.

Female Male Berry Set Seed Set Germination Ploidy Source
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             

Glykoalkaloid content