ITC0123 - Simili Radjah

Passport Data
PDCIm Score: 6.32
Available for distribution:
Accession number: ITC0123
Accession name: Simili Radjah
Biological status of accession: traditional cultivar or landrace
Taxonomic classification:
Institute code: BEL084 (ITC)
Acquisition date: 1986-10-07
Status: active
Type of storage:
In Vitro Collection
Cryopreserved Collection
Lyophilized Leaves
Morphological Characterization Pictures
Morphological Characterization Data
Not available
Phenotyping

Experiment: 1

Institute: IITA
Date of planting: 2014/08/22
Date of data collection: 2016/12/09
Observable Attribute Value
anther Anther colour yellow
bract Colour of bract external face purple-brown
bract Colour of bract internal face orange red
bract Bract behaviour before falling revolute (rolling)
bract apex Bract imbrication at apex of male bud convolute
bract apex Bract apex shape pointed
cigar leaf Pigmentation of outer surface of cigar leaf on sucker green
flower 6.6.24 - Dominant colour of male flower pink/pink-purple
fruit Fruit apex point lengthily pointed (like plantain)
fruit Fruit shape of curve straight (or slightly curved)
fruit Remains of flower relicts at fruit apex without any floral relicts
fruit Fruit length 21-25 cm
fruit Number of fruits on mid-hand of the bunch 13-16
fruit pedicel 6.7.11 - Fusion of pedicels no visible sign of fusion
fruit pedicel Fruit pedicel length equal to or more than 21 mm
inflorescence bud Male bud length 18-13
inflorescence bud Male bud shape like a top
infructescence Bunch position hanging vertically
infructescence Number of hands measured 8
infructescence Bunch shape other
infructescence axis Male rachis position falling vertically
infructescence axis Male rachis appearance bare
petiole canal Margin behaviour on petiole canal of third leaf open with margins spreading
petiole margin Colour line along edge of petiole margin no contrast between margin and petiole (without a colour line along)
petiole margin Petiole margin colour green
petiole margin Petiole margins winged winged and clasping the pseudostem
petiole proximal end Blotches relative area at petiole base sparse blotching
plant sap 6.2.7 - Sap colour watery green
pseudostem Main underlying colour of pseudostem green
pseudostem Pseudostem height equal to or more than 3 m
tepal Compound tepal main colour pink/pink-purple
tepal Lobe colour of tip of compound tepal yellow

Experiment: 2

Institute: IITA
Date of planting: 2014/08/22
Date of data collection: 2016/08/19
Observable Attribute Value
anther Anther colour yellow
bract Bract behaviour before falling revolute (rolling)
bract Colour of bract external face purple-brown
bract Colour of bract internal face other
bract apex Bract imbrication at apex of male bud moderately imbricate
bract apex Bract apex shape pointed
cigar leaf Pigmentation of outer surface of cigar leaf on sucker green
flower 6.6.24 - Dominant colour of male flower pink/pink-purple
fruit Number of fruits on mid-hand of the bunch 13-16
fruit Fruit apex point lengthily pointed (like plantain)
fruit Fruit length 16-20 cm
fruit Fruit shape of curve straight (or slightly curved)
fruit Remains of flower relicts at fruit apex without any floral relicts
fruit pedicel 6.7.11 - Fusion of pedicels no visible sign of fusion
fruit pedicel Fruit pedicel length equal to or more than 21 mm
inflorescence bud Male bud length 23-21
inflorescence bud Male bud shape like a top
infructescence Bunch position hanging vertically
infructescence Bunch shape cylindrical
infructescence Number of hands measured 8
infructescence axis Male rachis appearance bare
infructescence axis Male rachis position falling vertically
petiole canal Margin behaviour on petiole canal of third leaf straight with erect margins
petiole margin Colour line along edge of petiole margin no contrast between margin and petiole (without a colour line along)
petiole margin Petiole margin colour green
petiole margin Petiole margins winged winged and clasping the pseudostem
petiole proximal end Blotches relative area at petiole base sparse blotching
plant sap 6.2.7 - Sap colour watery green
pseudostem Main underlying colour of pseudostem green
pseudostem Pseudostem height equal to or more than 3 m
tepal Compound tepal main colour pink/pink-purple
tepal Lobe colour of tip of compound tepal yellow

Experiment: 3

Institute: IITA
Date of planting: 2014/08/22
Date of data collection: 2016/08/19
Observable Attribute Value
cigar leaf Pigmentation of outer surface of cigar leaf on sucker green
fruit Fruit length 21-25 cm
fruit Number of fruits on mid-hand of the bunch 13-16
fruit Remains of flower relicts at fruit apex without any floral relicts
fruit Fruit apex point lengthily pointed (like plantain)
fruit Fruit shape of curve straight (or slightly curved)
fruit pedicel 6.7.11 - Fusion of pedicels no visible sign of fusion
fruit pedicel Fruit pedicel length equal to or more than 21 mm
inflorescence bud Male bud length 0
infructescence Bunch position hanging vertically
infructescence Bunch shape cylindrical
infructescence Number of hands measured 8
infructescence axis Male rachis appearance bare
infructescence axis Male rachis position falling vertically
petiole canal Margin behaviour on petiole canal of third leaf straight with erect margins
petiole margin Petiole margin colour green
petiole margin Colour line along edge of petiole margin no contrast between margin and petiole (without a colour line along)
petiole margin Petiole margins winged winged and clasping the pseudostem
petiole proximal end Blotches relative area at petiole base sparse blotching
plant sap 6.2.7 - Sap colour watery green
pseudostem Pseudostem height equal to or more than 3 m
pseudostem Main underlying colour of pseudostem green

Experiment: 4

Institute: IITA
Date of planting: 2014/08/22
Date of data collection: 2016/08/19
Observable Attribute Value
anther Anther colour yellow
bract Colour of bract external face purple-brown
bract Bract behaviour before falling revolute (rolling)
bract Colour of bract internal face orange red
bract apex Bract apex shape pointed
bract apex Bract imbrication at apex of male bud moderately imbricate
cigar leaf Pigmentation of outer surface of cigar leaf on sucker green
flower 6.6.24 - Dominant colour of male flower pink/pink-purple
fruit Fruit length 16-20 cm
fruit Fruit shape of curve straight (or slightly curved)
fruit Remains of flower relicts at fruit apex without any floral relicts
fruit Number of fruits on mid-hand of the bunch 13-16
fruit Fruit apex point lengthily pointed (like plantain)
fruit pedicel 6.7.11 - Fusion of pedicels no visible sign of fusion
fruit pedicel Fruit pedicel length equal to or more than 21 mm
inflorescence bud Male bud length 21-18
inflorescence bud Male bud shape lanceolate
infructescence Bunch position hanging vertically
infructescence Number of hands measured 6
infructescence Bunch shape cylindrical
infructescence axis Male rachis position falling vertically
infructescence axis Male rachis appearance bare
petiole canal Margin behaviour on petiole canal of third leaf straight with erect margins
petiole margin Petiole margins winged winged and clasping the pseudostem
petiole margin Petiole margin colour green
petiole margin Colour line along edge of petiole margin no contrast between margin and petiole (without a colour line along)
petiole proximal end Blotches relative area at petiole base sparse blotching
plant sap 6.2.7 - Sap colour watery green
pseudostem Pseudostem height equal to or more than 3 m
pseudostem Main underlying colour of pseudostem green
tepal Compound tepal main colour pink/pink-purple
tepal Lobe colour of tip of compound tepal yellow
Breeding
Collecting/acquisition source
Type Name Donor Code Donor Institute Country
1. Collection IITA CIV-132 Donor Institute Country: Nigeria
Collecting Location
Not available
Genetic Integrity
Ploidy: 3x   (Musa Genotyping Centre (MGC), Institute of Experimental Botany (IEB), Olomouc, Czeck Republic, 25/01/2001)
Field verified: yes
Publications
  • Volkaert H.  2011.  Molecular Analysis Reveals Multiple Domestications of Edible Bananas. V International Symposium on Banana: ISHS-ProMusa Symposium on Global Perspectives on Asian Challenges 897. Musalit