Pigeon pea accessions were planted at KALRO Kibwezi and assessed for their morphological diversity. The results indicate that the maize accessions held at genebank are variable interms of kernel characteristics, plant height and days to maturity.
The period which the seed were planted. Expressed as either long or short rain (L or S) and with two digits that refer to the year.
National accession number
A unique number representing each germplasm.
Pod bearing length
Distance between lowest and topmost pod on the plant in cm.
Type of flowering pattern.
Height of the plant at maturity.
Days to 50% flowering
Number of days from date of sowing or first irrigation to when 50% of plants are flowering.
Main colour of the plant stem.
Second flower colour
Colour of streaks on dorsal side of the vexillum (flag) and second colour of the wings and keel.
Flower main colour
Main colour of the petals. Royal horticultural Society Colour Chart numbers in parenthesis.
Lista de accesiones incluidas en el conjunto de datos