• Note on the inheritance of the king edward type of colour in potatoes

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      1. The potato varieties King Edward and Gladstone are simplex for the geneK which produces areas of pink pigment in the periderm of the tubers, and nulliplex for the geneR.

      2. The variety Flourball is nulliplex forK, and simplex for the geneR which produces pink colour in the outer layer of the cortex of potato tubers.

    • Author Affiliations


      G. P. Carson1 H. W. Howard1

      1. Plant Breeding Institute, School of Agriculture, Cambridge
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  • Journal of Genetics | News

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