Diversity of Morphological’s fruit of Asam Gelugur (Garcinia atroviridis Griff. ex T. Anders) in Asahan Regency, Batubara Regency and Serdang Berdagai Regency in North Sumatera

santa lidwina ginting, Eva Sartini Bayu, Lollie Agustina P.Putri


This reserach aimed to identify the morphological chracteristics and phylogenetic relationship  of   G. atroviridis and a conservation material in three districts of North Sumatra The research was conducted at Asahan, Batubara and Serdang Berdagai district from Februari to mei 2017 by survey method. G. atroviridis samples founded in three districs were identified and  characterzed based on International Plant Genetic Resources Institute (IPGRI) standard. Sampling technique using accidental sampling. Parameters observed were fruit shape, number of fruit segments, fruit diameters, fruit weight, fruit size, fruit skin thickness, mature fruit colour. The result showed that there were 18 accession of G. atroviridis found in three districts. Morphologycal characteristic of G. atroviridis was  fruit shape (round, flattened, ovoid,). In fruit morphology showed that the 18 individuals analyzed were divided into 4 groups on a distance scale of 0,796 with a similarity rate of about 79-85.

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Program studi Agroteknologi

Fakultas Pertanian

Jl. Prof. A. Sofyan no. 3

Kampus Universitas Sumatera Utara

Padang Bulan- 20155

Medan-Sumatera Utara

E ISSN (2337-6597)