H: Monday, October 11, 2010

'Horizon Lakeside' is a Diploid

Rhododendron 'Horizon Lakeside', which is a Ned Brockenbrough hybrid documented as ('Nancy Evans' x 'Lem's Cameo') X 'Skipper', has been determined to be a diploid using flow cytometry by

Dr. João Loureiro, Dr. Silvia Castro, José Cerca, and Mariana Castro
Plant Ecology and Evolution Group,
Centre for Functional Ecology,
Department of Life Sciences,
Faculty of Science and Technology,
University of Coimbra, Portugal.

Summary of Ploidy Levels

Diploid 'Horizon Lakeside',
Diploid 'Lem's Cameo',
Diploid 'Nancy Evans'

Source Marc Colombel

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