The European Poa Database has been maintained by
IPK Gene Bank, Satellite Collections North
at Malchow/Poel, Germany, since 1995. Passport data,
based on the FAO/IPGRI EURISCO-Descriptors list
, document about 5000 accessions.
Several species (86), originating from almost 83 countries, are represented
by advanced and primitive cultivars (881), breeding material (193), landraces (75),
weedy (2) and wild material (2149). The accessions are conserved in gene banks (34
institutions in 25 countries) throughout Europe, and seed and/or information
can be requested directly from the holding institute.
The database uses the database management system Oracle®
searchable on-line. Additionally, the dataset can be downloaded as a
Excel file (click here