Spice Genes – The spice germplasm database is an information service for the research community. This database aims to collate information on the origins, characteristics and availability of various spices germplasm and to make this available online to the researchers. This provides the information on origins, locations, and a wide range of morphological and agronomic characters of various spices accession (Black pepper, Cardamom, Ginger, Nutmeg). Search option is also provided for pepper varieties against pest and diseases.

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A germplasm is a collection of genetic resources for an organism. For plants, the germplasm may be stored as a seed collection or, for trees, in a nursery........
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The Indian Institute of Spices Research, Calicut has played a phenomenal role in collecting and conserving the genetic resources of spices, which include cultivated, wild, hybrids .......
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