Potato Research

, Volume 16, Issue 3, pp 180–182 | Cite as

A quick microtechnique for inspection of potato periderm or wound periderm formation

  • N. K. Nielsen
Methods in Potato Research


A method for a quick inspection of wound periderm formation is described. Sections are freehand cut into a stain solution, and microscopic examination is accomplished with an epiplanatic lens.


Microscopic Examination Wound Periderm Periderm Formation Quick Inspection Potato Periderm 


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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. K. Nielsen
    • 1
  1. 1.Branch Experiment StationUniversity of IdahoAberdeenUSA

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