H: Monday, November 22, 2010

'Kathy Van Veen' is a Diploid

Rhododendron 'Kathy Van Veen', which is a documented as a sport of 'The Honorable Jean Marie de Montague', 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 'Kathy Van Veen',
Diploid 'The Honorable Jean Marie de Montague'

Source Marc Colombel

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