Soybean Genetics Newsletter


Over the last decade, a large germplasm collection of the 12 currently recognized perennial species of Glycine has been assembled. This collection, now numbering more than 1400 accessions, is held in Canberra, Australia, and is recognized by the International Board of Plant Genetic Resources as the world base collection for perennial Glycine. The 12 species include five that have been described recently.