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Horticulture Compendium

Comprehensive, encyclopedic resource for information on horticultural food crops

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Canarium album is extensively cultivated in China. This tree produces small bitter fruits similar to olives which are eaten after processing....


Ceratonia siliqua is an evergreen multipurpose tree forming a component of the lowland scrub vegetation of the eastern Mediterranean basin. It is...


Pinus pinea is native to the Mediterranean region, and is widely planted and extensively exploited for its edible seeds and softwood timber. The main...

Cover for Xanthomonas translucens pv. translucens (bacterial leaf streak of barley)

Although different pathovars of the complex species X. translucens are capable of infecting a wide range of Poaceae and dicotyledonous plants, e.g....


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...

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