Solanum chilliasense

Tubers of the wild potato species Solanum chiliasense

Return to Wild Potato Index Purchase seeds or tubers of Common Names Code Synonyms Clade Series Ploidy EBN Tuberization Photoperiod Self-compatibility Nuclear Genome Cytoplasmic Genome Citation Description Solanum chilliasense is a wild potato with a small distribution in southern Ecuador, where it grows at elevations around 10,800 feet (3200 m).  Plants grow two to three […]

Solanum scabrifolium

Tubers of the wild potato species Solanum scabrifolium

Return to Wild Potato Index Purchase seeds or tubers of Common Names Code Synonyms Clade Series Ploidy EBN Tuberization Photoperiod Self-compatibility Nuclear Genome Cytoplasmic Genome Citation Description Solanum scabrifolium (scabrifolium, meaning rough leaves) is a wild potato with a small distribution in Peru, where it grows in dry valleys between about 9,200 to 10,900 feet […]

Solanum chiquidenum

Tubers of the wild potato species Solanum chiquidenum

Return to Wild Potato Index Purchase seeds or tubers of Common Names Code Synonyms Clade Series Ploidy EBN Tuberization Photoperiod Self-compatibility Nuclear Genome Cytoplasmic Genome Citation Description Solanum chiquidenum is a highland Peruvian species. Plants reach nearly three feet tall. Tubers small, white, and moniliform (like beads on a string). White flowers. Native habitat is […]

Solanum neocardenasii

Tubers of the wild potato species Solanum neocardenasii

Return to Wild Potato Index Purchase seeds or tubers of Common Names Code Synonyms Clade Series Ploidy EBN Tuberization Photoperiod Self-compatibility Nuclear Genome Cytoplasmic Genome Citation Description Solanum neocardenasii is a dryland species from eastern Bolivia.  Plants roughly six inches to a foot tall.  Stolons about a foot long, although often less than that in […]

Solanum x edinense

Tubers of the wild potato species Solanum x edinense

Return to Wild Potato Index Purchase seeds or tubers of Common Names Code Synonyms Clade Series Ploidy EBN Tuberization Photoperiod Self-compatibility Nuclear Genome Cytoplasmic Genome Citation Description Solanum x edinense is a natural hybrid species from central Mexico, generally found in areas of potato cultivation. It is thought to be a cross of domesticated S. […]

Solanum x sambucinum

Tubers of the wild potato species Solanum x sambucinum

Return to Wild Potato Index Purchase seeds or tubers of Common Names Code Synonyms Clade Series Ploidy EBN Tuberization Photoperiod Self-compatibility Nuclear Genome Cytoplasmic Genome Citation Description Solanum x sambucinum is a nothospecies (a naturally occurring hybrid) from Michoacan, Mexico. Thought to be a cross of S. ehrenbergii and S. pinnatisectum. Plants roughly one to […]

Solanum x rechei

Tubers of the wild potato species Solanum x rechei

Return to Wild Potato Index Purchase seeds or tubers of Common Names Code Synonyms Clade Series Ploidy EBN Tuberization Photoperiod Self-compatibility Nuclear Genome Cytoplasmic Genome Citation Description Solanum x rechei (rechei in honor of Argentinian botanist J.O. Reche) is a nothospecies (natural inter-species hybrid) from Argentina.  The parent species were most likely S. microdontum and […]

Solanum x doddsii

Tubers of the wild potato species Solanum x doddsii

Return to Wild Potato Index Purchase seeds or tubers of Common Names Code Synonyms Clade Series Ploidy EBN Tuberization Photoperiod Self-compatibility Nuclear Genome Cytoplasmic Genome Citation Description Solanum x doddsii (doddsii, in honor of potato researcher Kenneth S. Dodds) is a hybrid species native to dry valleys in the Bolivian Andes.  Plants reach about two […]

Solanum x blanco-galdosii

Tubers of the wild potato species Solanum x blanco-galdosii

Return to Wild Potato Index Purchase seeds or tubers of Common Names Code Synonyms Clade Series Ploidy EBN Tuberization Photoperiod Self-compatibility Nuclear Genome Cytoplasmic Genome Citation Description S. x blanco-galdosii (blanco-galdosii, in honor of Peruvian agronomist Oscar Blanco Galdos) is a nothospecies (a naturally occurring hybrid) from nothern Peru.  It is thought to be a […]

Solanum x aemulans

Tubers of the wild potato species Solanum x aemulans

Return to Wild Potato Index Purchase seeds or tubers of Common Names Code Synonyms Clade Series Ploidy EBN Tuberization Photoperiod Self-compatibility Nuclear Genome Cytoplasmic Genome Citation Description Solanum x aemulans (aemulans means similar and was a reference to S. demissum according to Hawkes) is an Argentinian nothospecies (natural hybrid) with a complex taxonomic history.  It […]