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Title: Promising New Taro Cultivars with Resistance to Taro Leaf Blight: 'Pa'lehua', 'Pa'akala', and 'Pauakea' 
Author: Trujillo, Eduardo E.; Menezes, Thomas D.; Cavaletto, Catherine G.; Shimabuku, Robin; Fukuda, Steven K.
Date: 2002-04
Publisher: University of Hawaii
Citation: Trujillo EE, Menezes TD, Cavaletto CG, Shimabuku R, Fukuda SK. 2002. Promising new taro cultivars with resistance to taro leaf blight: 'Pa'lehua', 'Pa'akala', and 'Pauakea'. Honolulu (HI): University of Hawaii. 4 p. (New Plants for Hawaii; NPH-7).
Abstract: New high-yielding taro cultivars resulted from a cross between taro leaf blight susceptible ‘Maui Lehua’ and a blight resistant cultivar from Palau. The licensing agreement mentioned in the publication no longer applies, as the university has released the cultivars into the public domain.
Series/Report No.: 7
New Plants for Hawaii
Pages/Duration: 4 pages
Keywords: taro, Colocasia esculenta, plant breeding, disease resistance, Phytophthora colocasiae, Hawaii

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