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Basic Collection Information and Status
Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum punctatum, Malvaceae)
Cultural Affiliation   Hopi
Collection Site   Arizona, United States (latitude: 36°; altitude: 6,000 ft / 1,800 m)
Collection Year   1981
Accession Status   Active
Catalog Information and Instructions
Hopi Short StapleH001
Originating in Central America and traded north, this variety was prehistorically grown by the Hopi. It has a short growing season (100 days).
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Collection Site
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The Native Seeds/SEARCH digital photo collection for this accession is provided below.
H02-001 CF05 Fl1H02-001 CF05 Fl2H02-001 CF05 LH02-001 CF05 P1H02-001 CF05 SH02-001 CF05 P2
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Characterization and Evaluation
The table below lists observations of this accession's characteristics (why are characters sometimes listed more than once
?For some accessions, observations of a particular trait have been recorded over more than one season or location; these are indicated by the different values in the Lot column.
CharacterObservationLot, Frequency and CommentsCharacter Description (Source and Code)
boll shapeOvallot: CF '05 (Bioversity 4.2.5)
growth habitErectlot: CF '05 (Bioversity 4.1.1)
leaf shapeLobedlot: CF '05 (Bioversity 4.1.4)
petal colorLight yellowlot: CF '05 (Bioversity 4.2.1)
petal spotAbsentlot: CF '05 (Bioversity 4.2.2)
plant colorGreenlot: CF '05 (Bioversity 4.1.2)
plant hairinessGlabrouslot: CF '05 (Bioversity 4.1.3)
Cotton IntroductionCultivation InstructionsSeed Saving Instructions
Cultivated since ancient times, people have utilized the lint for spinning and weaving. In frost free areas, cotton can be a perennial shrub or small tree.Plant in spring after last frost, 1/2 inch deep, 12 inches apart. Soak seeds in water for a few hours before planting for best germination. Plants need a long season for bolls to mature.An annual, mainly self-pollinating but with large showy flowers that attract insects which will cross varieties. Harvest dried pods as they mature. Remove bad seeds and cotton fiber before storing.
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