Contact Us Host an Event Volunteer Join
Share

RESEARCH LITERATURE

The Research Literature database was created and funded by the Florida Wildflower Foundation. Use the search features below to find scientific articles on native wildflowers that are commercially available or used in restoration projects.

About Research Literature Frequently Asked Questions Related Links

Search research literature:
     
  

     
  
See a list of all citations

Investigating parentage and hybridity of three azaleodendrons using amplified fragment length polymorphism analysis

Author(s): R. N. Contreras, T. G. Ranney, S. R. Milla-Lewis and G. C. Yencho

Month: Jun
Year: 2007

Publication Type: Article
Journal: Hortscience
Journal Link: http://hortsci.ashspublications.org/search.dtl
Volume: 42
Issue: 3
Pages: 740-743

Article Topic(s): Genetics
Research Setting(s): Laboratory

Species Referenced: Rhododendron viscosum (Swamp azalea),

Abstract

AFLPs were used to determine whether the morphologically similar azalea cultivars Rhododendron L. 'Fragrans', 'Fragrans Affinity', and 'Fragrant Affinity'. The cultivars were found to be genetically distinct. Putative parents for the cultivars were also identified.

Suggested Citation

R. N. Contreras, T. G. Ranney, S. R. Milla-Lewis and G. C. Yencho. "Investigating parentage and hybridity of three azaleodendrons using amplified fragment length polymorphism analysis." Hortscience 42.3 (2007): 740-743.

Article Links

ISSN: 0018-5345

Go back