Screening potato varieties for short dormancy

Abstract

Autumn grown potatoes harvested in December cannot be used for planting in February–March, as they are still dormant at that time. The lengthy dormant period ofUp-to-Date, the main variety cultivated in Israel, was found to be the bottleneck of the problem of supply of locally grown seed tubers. In order to find varieties with a shorter dormant period, 52… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02366066

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