ITC0582 - Lady Finger (Nelson)

Passport Data
PDCIm Score: 6.32
Available for distribution:
Accession number: ITC0582
Accession name: Lady Finger (Nelson)
Biological status of accession: traditional cultivar or landrace
Taxonomic classification:
Institute code: BEL084 (ITC)
Acquisition date: 1989-05-22
Status: active
Type of storage:
In Vitro Collection
Cryopreserved Collection
Lyophilized Leaves
Morphological Characterization
Not available
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 Purple

6.3 - Petiole / Midrib / Leaf

6.3.1 - Blotches at the petiole base Large blotches
6.3.3 - Petiole canal leaf III Margins curved inward
6.3.4 - Petiole margins Not winged and clasping the pseudostem
6.3.6 - Petiole margin colour Pink-purple to red
6.3.7 - Edge of petiole margin With a colour line along
6.3.22 - Colour of cigar leaf dorsal surface Green

6.4 - Inflorescence / male bud

6.4.6 - Bunch position Horizontal
6.4.7 - Bunch shape Cylindrical with the length >= to twice the width
6.4.12 - Rachis position Falling vertically
6.4.13 - Rachis appearance Bare
6.4.15 - Male bud shape Like a top
6.4.16 - Male bud size [cm] 21 to 30 cm

6.5 - Bract

6.5.1 - Bract base shape Small shoulder
6.5.2 - Bract apex shape Slightly pointed
6.5.3 - Bract imbrication Young bracts slightly overlap
6.5.5 - Colour of the bract internal face Orange red
6.5.12 - Bract behaviour before falling Revolute (rolling)

6.6 - Male flower

6.6.2 - Compound tepal basic colour Pink/pink-purple
6.6.4 - Lobe colour of compound tepal Yellow
6.6.13 - Anther colour Yellow
6.6.24 - Dominant colour of male flower Pink/pink-purple

6.7 - Fruit

6.7.2 - Number of fruits 13-16
6.7.3 - Fruit length [cm] <=15 cm
6.7.4 - Fruit shape Straight (or slightly curved)
6.7.6 - Fruit apex Pointed
6.7.7 - Remains of flower relicts at fruit apex Persistent style
6.7.8 - Fruit pedicel length [mm] >=21 mm
Phenotyping
Not available
Breeding
Collecting/acquisition source
Type Name Donor Code Donor Institute Country
1. Collection Queensland Department of Primary Industries MHRS TC code 21.01, banana register N F1 Donor Institute Country: Australia
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: Not available
Publications