Table 5: Range of variation of accession means for 21 quantitative characters in sugarcane germplasm by region of origin.
(a)

RegionsSPC1MASPC2MAPTC4MAPTC5MAPSTC10MAPBrix10MAPMSCHASCWNOIILSH

Amhara1-365-5120-16426-14116-12413.22-17.2815345-1858620.38-2.0021.50-39.255.20-11.23158.83-290.43
Benshangul-Gumz4-2110-5223-10322-8430-6713.31-16.7336207-1386211.07-2.6822.00-36.506.91-10.04201.40-278.58
Introduced2-304-12633-13444-9533-10913.51-17.2641379-1662070.91-2.0419.00-31.007.68-10.84192.33-256.68
Oromiya2-415-4817-23522-13320-11212.24-17.1929655-1775860.87-2.5319.00-40.755.49-11.83187.45-313.95
SNNPR3-3915-7412-19122-11916-11113.19-16.6616724-1703450.36-2.6419.50-42.255.46-11.37152.45-297.28
Tigray11-3914-9441-15658-11531-10213.73-16.5841724-1537931.11-2.1225.25-35.006.26-10.33195.15-281.75
Entire data1-414-1267-17822-14116-12412.24-17.2815345-1858620.36-2.6819.00-42.255.20-11.83152.45-313.95

the Materials and Methods section for the abbreviations of the characters.
(b)

RegionsSDLLLWLACYHABrixPolPurityYieldSugar yield

Amhara1.70-3.27103.85-154.932.00-5.56166.91-555.68168.00-3377.7515.60-22.1214.19-20.7986.55-96.149.85-14.9421.00-465.50
Benshangul-Gumz2.17-3.08107.30-158.633.61-5.65296.33-543.24372.50-1907.5014.26-21.1212.51-20.0786.25-95.228.53-14.5345.50-246.75
Introduced2.12-3.04110.20-147.633.30-5.56340.76-665.12475.75-2424.5013.93-20.8212.14-19.9187.09-95.988.22-14.4851.25-337.00
Oromiya2.08-3.2787.53-147.653.25-5.78287.22-554.93401.25-2920.7514.20-20.9213.22-19.8588.65-97.569.44-14.4351.00-389.50
SNNPR1.71-3.34110.05-173.752.95-6.20241.76-645.29194.25-3262.0015.49-21.0313.56-20.0285.07-96.759.03-14.5023.25-439.75
Tigray2.52-3.20117.20-136.553.72-5.42346.10-548.47485.75-3339.0017.55-20.2016.41-19.1692.21-95.6811.76-13.8564.00-433.00
Entire data1.70-3.3487.53-173.752.00-6.20166.91-665.12168.00-3377.7513.93-22.1212.14-20.7985.07-97.568.22-14.9421.00-465.50