H: Friday, April 22, 2011

Rhododendron eastmaii 'Crane Creek' is a Diploid

Rhododendron eastmaii 'Crane Creek' 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 Rhododendron eastmaii,
Diploid Rhododendron eastmaii 'Charles Eastman',
Diploid Rhododendron eastmaii 'Crane Creek'

Source: Mike Creel

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