International Journal of
Genetics and Molecular Biology

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Genet. Mol. Biol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9863
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJGMB
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 115

Full Length Research Paper

Characterisation of three morphotypes of Solenostemon rotundifolius [(Poir.) J. K. Morton] cultivated in Burkina Faso using quantitative traits

Romaric Kiswendsida NANEMA
  • Romaric Kiswendsida NANEMA
  • Department of Plant Biology and Plant Physiology, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, University Ouaga I Pr Joseph Ki-Zerbo, P. O. Box 7021 Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
  • Google Scholar
Zakaria KIEBRE
  • Zakaria KIEBRE
  • Department of Plant Biology and Plant Physiology, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, University Ouaga I Pr Joseph Ki-Zerbo, P. O. Box 7021 Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
  • Google Scholar
Renan Ernest TRAORE
  • Renan Ernest TRAORE
  • Department of Plant Biology and Plant Physiology, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, University Ouaga I Pr Joseph Ki-Zerbo, P. O. Box 7021 Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
  • Google Scholar
Aminata Hamidou BA
  • Aminata Hamidou BA
  • Department of Plant Biology and Plant Physiology, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, University Ouaga I Pr Joseph Ki-Zerbo, P. O. Box 7021 Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
  • Google Scholar
Francis KUSI
  • Francis KUSI
  • CSIR-Savanna Agricultural Research Institute, Manga Agriculture Station, P. O. Box 46 Bawku, UER, Ghana.
  • Google Scholar


  •  Received: 29 October 2018
  •  Accepted: 25 June 2019
  •  Published: 31 July 2019

References

Abraham M, Radhakrishnan VV (2005). Assessment and induction of variability in coleus (Solenostemon rotundifolius). Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 75(12):834-836.

 

Aculey K, Quainoo AK, Mahanu G (2011). Feasibility studies on the potential of grafting and budding of frafra potato (Solenostemon rotundifolius). Journal of Bacteriology Research 3(10):327-332.

 
 

Agbaje GO, Akinlosotu TA (2004). Influence of NPK fertilizer on tuber yield of early and late-planted cassava in a forest alfisol of south-western Nigeria. African Journal of Biotechnology 3(10):547-551.
Crossref

 
 

Agyeno OE, Jayeola AA, Ajala BA, Mamman BJ (2014). Exo-morphology of vegetative parts support the combination of Solenostemon rotundifolius (Poir) JK Morton with Plectranthus esculentus NE Br. Natal (Lamiaceae) with insight into infra-specific variability. Advances in Agriculture and Botanics 6(1):16-25.

 
 

Anbuselvi S, Balamurugan T (2013). Nutritional and antinutrional consituents of Manihot esculentus and Plectranthus rotundifolius. International Research Journal of Pharmacy 4 (9):97-99.
Crossref

 
 

Bijeta T, Kadam AS, Singh AA (2017). Influence of planting dates on growth and yield of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.). Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry 6(6):1243-1246.

 
 

Bombik A, Rymuza K, Stopa D (2013). Potato yield depending on ridge shape and harvest time. Part II. The yield of tuber fractions. Acta Scientiarum Polonorum Agricultura 12(4):45-57.

 
 

Dash SN, Behera S, Pushpavathi Y (2018). Effect of planting dates and varieties on potato yield. International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences 7(3):1868-1873.
Crossref

 
 

Enyiukwu DN, Awurum AN, Nwaneri JA (2014). Potentials of hausa potato (Solenostemon rotundifolius (Poir.) J. K. Morton and management of its tuber rot in Nigeria. Greener Journal of Agronomy, Forestry and Horticulture 2(2):027-037.
Crossref

 
 

Esan VI, Omilani OO (2018). Assessment of four sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas L.) varieties for adapatibility and productivity in Iwo, Osun State. Asian Journal of Agricultural and Horticultural Research 1(1):1-8.
Crossref

 
 

Gouado I, Fotso M, Djampou EJ (2003). Potentiel nutritionnel de deux tubercules (Coleus rotundifolius et Solenostemon ssp.) consommés au Cameroun. 2ème Atelier International, Voies alimentaires d'amélioration des situations nutritionnelles, Ouagadougou, 13-28/11/2003, pp. 85-90.

 
 

Guillaumet JL, Cornet A (1976). Observations on seasonal morphological variations of some Madagascar Labiatae. Adansonia 15:515-529.

 
 

Kawakami J, Iwama K, Jitsuyama Y (2005). Effects of planting date on the growth and yield of two potato cultivars grown from micro tubers and conventional seed tubers. Plant Production Science 8(1):74-78.
Crossref

 
 

Kwarteng AO, Ghunney T, Amoah RA, Nyadanu D, Abogoom J, Nyam KC, Ziyaaba JZ, Danso EO, Whyte T, Asiedu DD (2017). Current knowledge and breeding avenues to improve upon Frafra potato (Solenostemon rotundifolius (Poir.) J. K. Morton). Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 65(2):1-11.
Crossref

 
 

Mangani R, Mazarura U, Tuarira AM, Shayanowako A (2016). Effect of planting method on growth, yield and quality of three irish potato (Solanum tuberosum) varieties grown in Zimbabwe. Annual Research and Review in Biology 9(5):1-7.
Crossref

 
 

Nanéma KR (2010). Ressources génétiques de Solenostemon rotundifolius (Poir.) J. K. Morton du Burkina Faso: Système de culture, variabilité agromorphologique et relations phylogénétiques entre ses différents morphotypes cultivés au Burkina Faso. Thèse de Doctorat Unique, Université de Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. 122p.

 
 

Nanéma RK, Sawadogo N, Traoré RE, Ba AH (2017). Marketing potentialities and constraints for frafra potato: case of the main markets of Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso). Journal of Plant Science 5(6):191-195.

 
 

Nanema RK, Traoré ER, Bation Kando P, Zongo JD (2009). Morphoagronomical characterisation of Solenostemon rotundifolius (Poir J. K. Morton) (Lamiaceae) germplasm from Burkina Faso. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences 3(5):1100- 1113.

 
 

NRI (1987). Root Crops (2nd edition). Tropical Development and Research Institute. 308 p.

 
 

Opoku-Agyeman MO, Bennett-Lartey SO, Vodouhe RS, Osei C, Quarcoo E, Boateng SK, Osekere EA (2007). Morphological characterisation of frafra potato (Solenostemon rotundifolius) germplasm from the savannah regions of Ghana. Plant genetic resources and food security in West and Central Africa. Regional

 
 

Conference, Ibadan, Nigeria, 26-30 April, 2004, pp. 116-123.

 
 

Ouédraogo A, Sédego A, Zongo JD (2007). Perceptions paysannes de la culture et des utilisations du «fabirama» (Solenostemon rotundifolius (Poir.) J.K. Morton) dans le plateau central du Burkina Faso. Annales de botanique de l'Afrique de l'Ouest 4:13-21.

 
 

Șanlı A, Karadoğan T, Erbaș S, Tosun B (2015). The effects of plant density and eye number per seed piece on potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) tuber yield. Scientific Papers Series A. Agronomy LVIII:2015.

 
 

Schippers RR (2000). African indigenous vegetables. An overview of the cultivated species. Natural Resources Institute/ACP-EU Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation, Chatham, United Kingdom 214p.

 
 

Sugri I, Kusi F, Kanton RA, Nutsugah SK, Zakaria M (2013). Sustaining frafra potato (Solenostemon rotundifolius Poir.) in food chain; current opportunities in Ghana. Journal of Plant Sciences 1(4):68-75.