BDTA - Benedetta


BDTA(subgr. Saba)
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Passport Data
PDCIm Score: 4.21
Available for distribution:
Accession number: BDTA
Accession name: Benedetta
Biological status of accession: traditional cultivar or landrace
Taxonomic classification:
Institute code: CMR004 (CARBAP)
Acquisition date: 1988-05-09
Status: active
Type of storage:
Field Collection
Morphological Characterization
Not available
Morphological Characterization Data

6.1 - Plant general appearance

6.1.1 - Leaf habit Intermediate

6.2 - Pseudostem / Suckers

6.2.1 - Pseudostem height [m] >=3
6.2.2 - Pseudostem aspect Normal
6.2.3 - Pseudostem colour Green
6.2.4 - Pseudostem appearance Shiny (not waxy)
6.2.6 - Pigmentation of the underlying pseudostem Pink-purple
6.2.7 - Sap colour Milky
6.2.9 - Number of suckers 6 or more
6.2.11 - Position of suckers Close to parent (vertical growth)

6.3 - Petiole / Midrib / Leaf

6.3.1 - Blotches at the petiole base Inapplicable
6.3.3 - Petiole canal leaf III Margins overlapping
6.3.20 - Colour of midrib dorsal surface Light green
6.3.22 - Colour of cigar leaf dorsal surface Green
6.3.23 - Blotches on leaves of water suckers Without blotches

6.4 - Inflorescence / male bud

6.4.1 - Peduncle length [cm] >=61 cm
6.4.5 - Peduncle hairiness Slightly hairy
6.4.6 - Bunch position Hanging at angle 45°
6.4.11 - Rachis type Present and male bud may be degenerated or persistent
6.4.12 - Rachis position Falling vertically
6.4.13 - Rachis appearance Bare
6.4.14 - Male bud type Normal (present)
6.4.15 - Male bud shape Intermediate

6.5 - Bract

6.5.2 - Bract apex shape Obtuse
6.5.3 - Bract imbrication Young bracts greatly overlap (like Musa acuminata subsp. burmannica)
6.5.4 - Colour of the bract external face Purple
6.5.5 - Colour of the bract internal face Orange red
6.5.8 - Bract scars rachis Very prominent
6.5.9 - Fading of colour on bract base Colour homogenous (pigmentation is uniform and continues until the base)
6.5.13 - Wax on the bract Very little or no visible sign of wax

6.6 - Male flower

6.6.1 - Male flower behaviour Falling before the bract
6.6.2 - Compound tepal basic colour Cream
6.6.3 - Compound tepal pigmentation Presence of pink
6.6.4 - Lobe colour of compound tepal Orange
6.6.5 - Lobe development of compound tepal Very developed
6.6.6 - Free tepal colour Opaque white
6.6.7 - Free tepal shape Rounded
6.6.8 - Free tepal appearance Simple folding under apex
6.6.9 - Free tepal apex development Little or no visible sign of development
6.6.10 - Free tepal apex shape Thread-like
6.6.11 - Anther exsertion Inserted
6.6.12 - Filament colour Cream
6.6.13 - Anther colour Yellow
6.6.14 - Pollen sac colour Yellow
6.6.15 - Pollen vitality [%] Little
6.6.16 - Style basic colour White
6.6.17 - Pigmentation on style Without pigmentation
6.6.18 - Style exsertion Same level
6.6.19 - Style shape Curved at the base
6.6.20 - Stigma colour Yellow
6.6.21 - Ovary shape Straight
6.6.22 - Ovary basic colour Cream
6.6.23 - Ovary pigmentation Very few or no visible sign of pigmentation
6.6.24 - Dominant colour of male flower Cream
6.6.25 - Irregular flowers Frequent

6.7 - Fruit

6.7.1 - Fruit position Perpendicular to the stalk
6.7.2 - Number of fruits >=17
6.7.3 - Fruit length [cm] 21-25 cm
6.7.4 - Fruit shape Curved (sharp curve)
6.7.5 - Transverse section of fruit Slightly ridged
6.7.6 - Fruit apex Blunt-tipped
6.7.7 - Remains of flower relicts at fruit apex Without any floral relicts
6.7.8 - Fruit pedicel length [mm] 11 to 20 mm
6.7.13 - Mature fruit peel colour Yellow
6.7.17 - Pulp in fruit With pulp
6.7.19 - Pulp colour at maturity White
Phenotyping
Not available
Collecting/acquisition source
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Collecting Location
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Molecular Characterisation
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Publications
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