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 laxissimum

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Series:

EBN: 2

Ploidy: Diploid

Segregation:

Self-compatible:

Cytoplasm Type:

Description

 

Condition Level of Resistance Source
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

Cultivation

 

Crosses with S. tuberosum

Watanabe (1991) found no varieties of this species that produced 2n pollen.

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

Crosses with other species

Jackson (1999) found 5% 2n pollen for varieties of this species.

Female Male Berry Set Seed Set Germination Ploidy Source
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             

Glykoalkaloid content