ITC0769 - Figue Pomme Géante


ITC0769(subgr. Silk)
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Passport Data
PDCIm Score: 6.32
Available for distribution:
Accession number: ITC0769
Accession name: Figue Pomme Géante
Biological status of accession: traditional cultivar or landrace
Taxonomic classification:
Institute code: BEL084 (ITC)
Acquisition date: 1990-02-28
Status: active
Type of storage:
In Vitro Collection
Cryopreserved Collection
Lyophilized Leaves
Morphological Characterization Pictures
Morphological Characterization Data

6.2 - Pseudostem / Suckers

6.2.1 - Pseudostem height [m] >=3
6.2.6 - Pigmentation of the underlying pseudostem Purple

6.3 - Petiole / Midrib / Leaf

6.3.1 - Blotches at the petiole base Small blotches
6.3.3 - Petiole canal leaf III Straight with erect margins
6.3.4 - Petiole margins 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

6.4 - Inflorescence / male bud

6.4.6 - Bunch position Hanging at angle 45°
6.4.7 - Bunch shape Truncated cone shape
6.4.12 - Rachis position At an angle
6.4.13 - Rachis appearance Neutral flowers (one to few hands only, stalk is bare below)
6.4.15 - Male bud shape Lanceolate

6.5 - Bract

6.5.1 - Bract base shape Medium
6.5.2 - Bract apex shape Intermediate
6.5.3 - Bract imbrication Young bracts slightly overlap
6.5.5 - Colour of the bract internal face Purple
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] <=15 cm
6.7.4 - Fruit shape Curved (sharp curve)
6.7.6 - Fruit apex Blunt-tipped
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

Experiment: 1

Institute: IITA
Date of planting: 2014/08/22
Date of data collection: 2015/10/02
Observable Attribute Value
anther Anther colour cream
bract Bract behaviour before falling revolute (rolling)
bract Colour of bract internal face orange red
bract Colour of bract external face red-purple
bract apex Bract imbrication at apex of male bud moderately imbricate
bract apex Bract apex shape slightly pointed
cigar leaf Pigmentation of outer surface of cigar leaf on sucker green
flower 6.6.24 - Dominant colour of male flower white
fruit Fruit apex point pointed
fruit Fruit length 16-20 cm
fruit Fruit shape of curve straight (or slightly curved)
fruit Number of fruits on mid-hand of the bunch 13-16
fruit Remains of flower relicts at fruit apex persistent style
fruit pedicel Fruit pedicel length equal to or more than 21 mm
fruit pedicel 6.7.11 - Fusion of pedicels partially fused (up to 50 % of the length of the pedicel)
inflorescence bud Male bud length 31-25
inflorescence bud Male bud shape intermediate
infructescence Bunch shape cylindrical
infructescence Number of hands measured 19
infructescence Bunch position slightly angled
infructescence axis Male rachis appearance bare
infructescence axis Male rachis position with a curve
petiole canal Margin behaviour on petiole canal of third leaf margins curved inward
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 contrast between margin and petiole (with a contrasting colour line along)
petiole proximal end Blotches relative area at petiole base small blotches
plant sap 6.2.7 - Sap colour whitish
pseudostem Pseudostem height equal to or more than 3 m
pseudostem Main underlying colour of pseudostem light green
tepal Compound tepal main colour white
tepal Lobe colour of tip of compound tepal yellow

Experiment: 2

Institute: IITA
Date of planting: 2014/08/22
Date of data collection: 2015/12/03
Observable Attribute Value
anther Anther colour cream
bract Colour of bract external face purple-brown
bract Bract behaviour before falling revolute (rolling)
bract Colour of bract internal face red
bract apex Bract imbrication at apex of male bud moderately imbricate
bract apex Bract apex shape slightly pointed
cigar leaf Pigmentation of outer surface of cigar leaf on sucker green
flower 6.6.24 - Dominant colour of male flower cream
fruit Number of fruits on mid-hand of the bunch 13-16
fruit Fruit length 16-20 cm
fruit Remains of flower relicts at fruit apex persistent style
fruit Fruit shape of curve straight (or slightly curved)
fruit Fruit apex point pointed
fruit pedicel Fruit pedicel length 11-20 mm
fruit pedicel 6.7.11 - Fusion of pedicels partially fused (up to 50 % of the length of the pedicel)
inflorescence bud Male bud length 19-15
inflorescence bud Male bud shape intermediate
infructescence Bunch shape cylindrical
infructescence Bunch position slightly angled
infructescence Number of hands measured 7
infructescence axis Male rachis appearance bare
infructescence axis Male rachis position with a curve
petiole canal Margin behaviour on petiole canal of third leaf straight with erect margins
petiole margin Colour line along edge of petiole margin contrast between margin and petiole (with a contrasting 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 small blotches
plant sap 6.2.7 - Sap colour whitish
pseudostem Main underlying colour of pseudostem light green
pseudostem Pseudostem height 2.1-2.9 m
tepal Lobe colour of tip of compound tepal cream
tepal Compound tepal main colour cream

Experiment: 3

Institute: IITA
Date of planting: 2014/10/10
Date of data collection: 2015/12/11
Observable Attribute Value
anther Anther colour cream
bract Bract behaviour before falling revolute (rolling)
bract Colour of bract external face purple-brown
bract Colour of bract internal face orange red
bract apex Bract apex shape slightly 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 cream
fruit Fruit length 16-20 cm
fruit Fruit shape of curve straight (or slightly curved)
fruit Fruit apex point pointed
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 pedicel 6.7.11 - Fusion of pedicels partially fused (up to 50 % of the length of the pedicel)
fruit pedicel Fruit pedicel length 11-20 mm
inflorescence bud Male bud shape intermediate
inflorescence bud Male bud length 26-21
infructescence Bunch shape cylindrical
infructescence Number of hands measured 8
infructescence Bunch position slightly angled
infructescence axis Male rachis position with a curve
infructescence axis Male rachis appearance bare
petiole canal Margin behaviour on petiole canal of third leaf straight with erect margins
petiole margin Petiole margin colour green
petiole margin Petiole margins winged winged and clasping the pseudostem
petiole margin Colour line along edge of petiole margin contrast between margin and petiole (with a contrasting colour line along)
petiole proximal end Blotches relative area at petiole base small blotches
plant sap 6.2.7 - Sap colour whitish
pseudostem Pseudostem height equal to or more than 3 m
pseudostem Main underlying colour of pseudostem light green
tepal Compound tepal main colour cream
tepal Lobe colour of tip of compound tepal yellow

Experiment: 4

Institute: IITA
Date of planting: 2014/10/10
Date of data collection: 2016/02/09
Observable Attribute Value
anther Anther colour cream
bract Colour of bract internal face red
bract Colour of bract external face red-purple
bract Bract behaviour before falling revolute (rolling)
bract apex Bract apex shape slightly 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 cream
fruit Fruit length less than or equal to 15 cm
fruit Fruit shape of curve straight (or slightly curved)
fruit Fruit apex point pointed
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 pedicel 6.7.11 - Fusion of pedicels partially fused (up to 50 % of the length of the pedicel)
fruit pedicel Fruit pedicel length 11-20 mm
inflorescence bud Male bud shape intermediate
inflorescence bud Male bud length 26-22
infructescence Bunch shape cylindrical
infructescence Number of hands measured 6
infructescence Bunch position slightly angled
infructescence axis Male rachis position with a curve
infructescence axis Male rachis appearance bare
petiole canal Margin behaviour on petiole canal of third leaf straight with erect margins
petiole margin Petiole margin colour green
petiole margin Petiole margins winged winged and clasping the pseudostem
petiole margin Colour line along edge of petiole margin contrast between margin and petiole (with a contrasting colour line along)
petiole proximal end Blotches relative area at petiole base small blotches
plant sap 6.2.7 - Sap colour whitish
pseudostem Main underlying colour of pseudostem light green
pseudostem Pseudostem height equal to or more than 3 m
tepal Lobe colour of tip of compound tepal yellow
tepal Compound tepal main colour cream
Breeding
Collecting/acquisition source
Type Name Donor Code Donor Institute Country
1. Collection IRFA CIRAD II.04.31.007.001 Donor Institute Country: Guadeloupe
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