Overview
Stock NamePI 337308
Other Name(s)409
Stock typeAccession
Market typePEANUTS
OrganismArachis stenosperma (Arachis stenosperma)
GRIN Global accessionPI 337308
Geographic locationGIS
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DescriptionPerennial, taprooted, prostrate, without rhizomes; no apparent adventitious roots at nodes. Taproots 6 inches deep in wellpacked soil. Lateral roots originate 3 to 4 cm. below crown; well developed, to 38 cm. long; many nodules. Lateral roots horizontal. Main stem to 6 inches high, sparsely branched with slender laterals to 64 cm. long. Flowers yellow, fruits 1.0 to 1.5 cm. long, pericarp thin, testa tan. Plants resemble Arachis repens group but lack visble roots at nodes.
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