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 x edinense

Common Name(s):

Synonyms: S. salamanii

Series:

EBN: Unknown (probably 4EBN)

Ploidy: Pentaploid

Segregation: Disomic

Self-compatible: No

Cytoplasm Type:

Description

A natural hybrid species from central Mexico, generally found in areas of potato cultivation. Thought to be a cross of S. demissum and cultivated S. tuberosum. Plants range from three to six feet tall. Blue flowers. Round berries. Possibly sterile.

Condition Level of Resistance Source
     

Glykoalkaloid content

Cultivation

Breeding

Crosses with S. tuberosum

Female Male Berry Set Seed Set Germination Ploidy Source
             

Crosses with other species

Female Male Berry Set Seed Set Germination Ploidy Source
             

 

 

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