Classification of Sorghum Races in the Southern Africa Sorghum Germplasm uri icon


  • Charartenzatton of nermplarm 15 an imponant first stro. after collrction, In the~dentfication and rvaluat;on of indigenous accessions. A slgnlficant component ofcharacterization 1s the clasr~ficat~oonf the dlfferent types of accessions contamed ~nthe collect~on.W lthln the dlfferent types ofsorghum&cesslons In the world, severalforms have been ~dentifird These were or~einallyc lass~fiedi nto cultivated (.3 1 s.p ecies)and related wlld rp-clen (17 species) (Snowden 1936, 1955).The vanous groups of sorghum and thelr d~stnbutionw ere further dercrihed by deWet et al (1970) It was not until later that a method of classificat

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  • 1996