H: Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Rhododendron austrinum Album Form is a Tetraploid

Rhododendron austrinum Album Form has been determined to be a tetraploid using flow cytometry by

Dr. João Loureiro, Dr. Silvia Castro, José Cerca Oliveira, 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

Tetraploid Rhododendron austrinum,
Tetraploid Rhododendron austrinum Album Form,
Tetraploid Rhododendron austrinum 'Millie Mac'

Source: Mike Creel

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