ITC0263 - Highgate

Passport Data
PDCIm Score: 6.32
Available for distribution:
Accession number: ITC0263
Accession name: Highgate
Biological status of accession: traditional cultivar or landrace
Taxonomic classification:
Institute code: BEL084 (ITC)
Acquisition date: 1987-09-11
Status: active
Type of storage:
In Vitro Collection
Cryopreserved Collection
Lyophilized Leaves
Morphological Characterization at Neufchâteau (CIRAD)
Morphological Characterization Data

6.2 - Pseudostem / Suckers

6.2.1 - Pseudostem height [m] 2.1 to 2.9
6.2.6 - Pigmentation of the underlying pseudostem Pink-purple

6.3 - Petiole / Midrib / Leaf

6.3.1 - Blotches at the petiole base Small blotches
6.3.3 - Petiole canal leaf III Wide with erect margins
6.3.4 - Petiole margins Winged and not clasping the pseudostem
6.3.6 - Petiole margin colour Green
6.3.7 - Edge of petiole margin With a colour line along

6.4 - Inflorescence / male bud

6.4.6 - Bunch position Hanging vertically
6.4.7 - Bunch shape Truncated cone shape
6.4.12 - Rachis position With a curve
6.4.13 - Rachis appearance Male flowers/bracts above the male bud (but the stalk is bare above flowers/bracts)
6.4.15 - Male bud shape Like a top

6.5 - Bract

6.5.1 - Bract base shape Small shoulder
6.5.2 - Bract apex shape Pointed
6.5.3 - Bract imbrication Young bracts greatly overlap (like Musa acuminata subsp. burmannica)
6.5.5 - Colour of the bract internal face Red
6.5.12 - Bract behaviour before falling Revolute (rolling)

6.7 - Fruit

6.7.2 - Number of fruits >=17
6.7.3 - Fruit length [cm] 16-20 cm
6.7.4 - Fruit shape Curved (sharp curve)
6.7.6 - Fruit apex Bottle-necked
6.7.7 - Remains of flower relicts at fruit apex Persistent style
6.7.8 - Fruit pedicel length [mm] <=10 mm
6.7.11 - Fusion of pedicels Very partially or no visible sign of fusion
Phenotyping
Not available
Breeding
Collecting/acquisition source
Type Name Donor Code Donor Institute Country
1. Collection CIRAD CIRAD II.04.30.001.009; (LCIV H.G; 20.01.09) Donor Institute Country: France
Collecting Location
Not available
Genetic Integrity
Ploidy: 3x   (Institute of Experimental Botany, 18/02/2018)
Field verified: yes