QTL Mapping of Aluminum Tolerance in Tetraploid Alfalfa [chapter]

Dong-Man Khu, Rafael Reyno, E. Charles Brummer, Joseph H. Bouton, Yuanhong Han, Maria J. Monteros
2010 Sustainable use of Genetic Diversity in Forage and Turf Breeding  
Aluminum (Al) toxicity in acid soils is one of the constraints limiting alfalfa production worldwide. To date, no alfalfa germplasm with Al tolerance is commercially available. Phenotypic evaluation of alfalfa germplasm for aluminum tolerance can be laborious and time and cost intensive.
doi:10.1007/978-90-481-8706-5_64 fatcat:mnh25ugq35chfkpoxyfimmzt3a