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NASC ID: N76432

Name: Alst-1

Description: Natural accession targeted for sequencing using the Illumina HiSeq2000 platform by the J. Ecker laboratory at the Salk Institute-USA as part of the 1001 Genomes Project. Bulk seed were collected from siblings of a single sequenced plant.

Donation Date: 2010-07-08

Donated by:  The Salk Institute for Biological Studies Joseph R. Ecker

Donor Number: 6989

Part of : 1001 Genomes Project

Stock type: individual line

Material type: seed

Comment: Donors: Joseph R. Ecker, 1001 Genomes Project. Parent Line: CS22550

Status Price (£)
Available £7.50

Germplasm Info

Genus: Arabidopsis     Species: thaliana

Seed type: Ecotype

Background: Alst-1(N22550)

Growth requirement: One week of stratification is recommended to overcome seed dormancy and accomplish optimal germination.


Medium to large rosette; leaves with pointy tips; leaf margins irregularly serrated especially at basal portion; elongated petioles; light-green plants; observed flowering time was 22 days after planting; numerous axillary inflorescences; average height= 43 cm.

Ecotype data

Location: Alston

Habitat: deserted garden

Country: UK

Latitude Min: 54.8

Latitude Max: 54.8

Longitude Min: -2.4333

Longitude Max: -2.4333