Interspecific Hybrids in Avena

  • J. M. Leggett
Part of the World Crops: Production, Utilization, Description book series (WCPU, volume 12)


The genus Avena sativa L. (Poaceae) contains a number of species which form a polyploid series. Some of these species possess agronomic characters which it would be desirable to transfer to the hexaploid cultivated oat.


Chromosome Pairing Avena Sativa Cereal Cyst Nematode Pairing Recordedis Polyploid Series 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. M. Leggett
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  1. 1.Welsh Plant Breeding StationAberystwyth, DyfedWales, UK

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