Festulolium book dedicated to the 100y anniversary of the first artificial Festuca x Lolium hybrid


It is already 100 years from the first reported artificial crossing of fescues and ryegrasses and development of the first artificial hybrid named later on as Festulolium. David Kopecky (IEB, Olomouc, Czech Republic) and Arkadiusz Kosmala (IGR, Poznan, Poland) compiled a book entitled 'Festulolium, from the Nature to Modern Breeding' consisting of 14 review and original research papers on genetics, evolutionary biology, ecology, physiology, biotechnology and breeding value of Festulolium and species within Festuca-Lolium complex published as a special issue of Biologia Plantarum.

            The pdf version is available here.