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Review of in vitro propagation and maintainance of sweetpotato germplasm

Sweetpotato is normally field propagated by the use of stem cuttings, however under in vitro conditions, a wide range of methods are available for micropropagation. This document explains some of these methods.

Authors: John Dodds, John Dodds

Contributors: Karen Ayabei, Karen Ayabei

Subjects: In vitro propagation of sweetpotato; Maintenance of sweet potato germplasm

Pages: 8

Publication Date: 1988

Keywords: Germplasm management, In vitro micropropagation


Dodds, J.H., 1988. Review of in vitro propagation and maintenance of sweet potato germplasm. Exploration, maintenance and utilization of sweet potato genetic resources. CIP, Peru, pp.185-192.