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- Reed, S.M.; Riedel, G.L.; Pooler, M.R.
- Journal of environmental horticulture 2001 v.19 no.2 pp. 85
- height; plant characteristics; Hydrangea; Hydrangea macrophylla; interspecific hybridization; plant breeding; flowers; ovule culture; rooting; mortality; genetic markers; internodes; length; leaf area; leaves; hybrids; cold tolerance; random amplified polymorphic DNA technique; backcrossing; Hydrangea paniculata; shape
- ... An interspecific hydrangea breeding project with the goal of producing cold-hardy hydrangeas with brightly coloured flowers was initiated in 1997. The objective of the current study was to transfer Hydrangea macrophylla × H. paniculata plants obtained using ovule culture to in vivo conditions and to verify their hybrid nature. Putative hybrids, representing five H. macrophylla × H. paniculata cult ...