Solanum tuberosum

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Related to Solanum tuberosum: Solanum melongena, Lycopersicon esculentum, Ipomoea batatas
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Synonyms for Solanum tuberosum

annual native to South America having underground stolons bearing edible starchy tubers

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Multiplication de plantes herbacees in vitro modele Solanum tuberosum L.
Potatoes currently on sale here are of the Solanum tuberosum strain.
Phylogenetic analysis revealed two distinct groups: 1) the majority of accessions of the Solanum tuberosum Andigenum group and the majority of accessions of northern members of the wild progenitor S.
Spoiled starch rich vegetables Solanum Tuberosum, BetaVulgaris,Ipomoea batatas, Colacacia sp.
One of the four, Solanum tuberosum, the type of cultivated potato eaten around the world, has two to four sets of chromosomes.
European potatoes have traditionally been variations on the same species, Solanum tuberosum, but this is the first strain of Solanum phureja to be made available.
Potato Genebank in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin--says that Solanum tuberosum is the only cultivated potato species.
Today we have wristwatches and clocks to tell time, but the cultivated potato, Solanum tuberosum, still holds a place of high esteem in our society.
Triticum aestivum (bread wheat), Solanum tuberosum (potato), and Musa acuminata (banana) will be treated as examples to illustrate the differences in importance of reproductive isolation barriers resulting from polyploidy under artificial circumstances [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1 OMITTED].
When you consider all that Solanum tuberosum, as the potato is known scientifically, is up against, it seems remarkable that it prevails as a food staple.
The Guatemalan moth, Tecia solanivora Povolny (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae), was first registered in Guatemala and most recently invaded and became a key pest of the potato, Solanum tuberosum L.