ISSN: 0041-3216 (Online), 0041-3216 (Print)
Volume 66 Number 2
White yam, Dioscorea rotundata Poir., dwarf type
A semi-erect, dwarf, bushy type was isolated from the sexual progeny of white yam (Dioscorea rotundata Poir.). It is a highly fertile male clone with regular flowering and completely spineless stems. The plant type is ideally suitable for cultivation without staking.
Keywords: White yam; Dwarf type; Elimination of staking; Fertile male