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Horticulture Compendium

Comprehensive, encyclopedic resource for information on horticultural food crops

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Cover for Erysiphe necator (grapevine powdery mildew)

E. necator infects all members of the Vitaceae (Boesewinkel, 1980); however, there are differences in the susceptibility of Vitis species and Vitis...

Cover for Talisia esculenta (pitomba)

Talisia esculenta is a small tree native to western Amazonia where it is found in the understorey of forests and in the caatinga. It is cultivated...

Cover for Mammea africana (African apricot)

Mammea africana is native to mixed tropical forests of the Congo, Ghana and Liberia, and is valued for its edible fruit, timber and ethnomedicinal...

Cover for Dialium indum (velvet tamarind)

Dialium indum is found from southern Thailand to Malaysia and Indonesia (Java, Kalimantan, Sumatra). It is valued for its fruits which are black...

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