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Tropical Flora of the Earth contains inexhaustible stock of genetic resources. Review of the main fruit trees and woody plants of this region has been carried out. Their characteristics, biological features, data on their places of origin and regions of cultivation are given. Information on the...

Author(s)
Muratova, E. N.
Publisher
Russian Academy of Sciences, Siberian Branch Publishing House, Novosibirsk, Russia
Citation
Sibirskij Lesnoj Zurnal / Siberian Journal of Forest Science, 2019, 4, pp 49-62
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The wedge grafting technique is described in detail for students, nursery growers and technologists. Formerly considered as very difficult to accomplish and with poor results, this technique is now yielding very high graft success beyond 95% in rambutans, lychees, longans and other fruit trees in...

Author(s)
Tabora, P. C.; Atienza, L.
Publisher
Florida State Horticultural Society, Goldenrod, USA
Citation
Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society, 2006, 119, pp 4-6
CABI Book Info
Cover for Biotechnology of fruit and nut crops.

This book is a comprehensive reference work on the current status of biotechnology of the major temperate, subtropical and tropical fruit and nut crop species of the world, including Actinidia spp., Anacardium occidentale, Mangifera indica, Pistacia vera, Annona spp., Cocos nucifera, Elaeis...

Author(s)
Litz, R. E.
ISBN
2005 CAB International (H ISBN 9780851996622)
Type
Book
Abstract

The " etiolated shoot " or " etiolation " method of propagation is described in an earlier paper. Malay. agric. J., 1934, 22: 58-62, H.A., 1934, 4: 2: 279. The experiments were started in July 1932 at Serdang and have been continued there and at other stations throughout Malaya. The present paper...

Author(s)
Lambourne, J.
Citation
Malayan Agricultural Journal, 1935, 23, pp 514-27
CABI Book Info
Cover for Biotechnology of fruit and nut crops.

This book covers the biotechnology of all the major perennial fruit and nut species, including Actinidia spp., Anacardium occidentale, Mangifera indica, Pistacia vera, Annona spp., Cocos nucifera, Elaeis guineensis, Phoenix dactylifera, Ananas comosus, Carica papaya, Garcinia mangostana, Diospyros...

Author(s)
Litz, R. E.; Pliego-Alfaro, F.; Ignacio Hormaza, J.
ISBN
2020 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780648279)
Type
Book
AbstractFull Text

The projected population of India is likely to reach nearly 1.74 billion by 2050. To feed this population there would be a demand of some 199 million tons (Mt) of vegetables and 146 Mt of fruits. Arid horticulture not only ensures sustainable return from the field but it also, to some extent, helps ...

Author(s)
Saroj, P. L.; Sharma, B. D.
Publisher
International Dryland Development Commission (IDDC), Cairo, Egypt
Citation
Proceedings, 13th International Conference on Development of Drylands, Converting dryland areas from grey into green, 11-14 February 2019, Jodhpur, India, 2019, pp 319-329
Abstract

A study was conducted during July-August 2001 in An Son village, southern Vietnam to: (1) determine the extent to which different species of fruit trees (Areca catechu, Musa sapientum [M. paradisiaca], Malpighia glabra, Durio zibethinus, Artocarpus heterophyllus, Lansium domesticum, Citrus...

Author(s)
Boberg, J.; Dyberg, Å.
Publisher
Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences) International Office, Uppsala, Sweden
Citation
Minor Field Studies - International Office, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, 2002, No.194, pp 44 pp.
Abstract

Tropical trees are a source of secondary metabolite compounds that have various biological activities that can help human life both for industrial and pharmaceutical needs. One of the secondary metabolites is polyisoprenoid. This study aims to identify and analyze polyisoprenoid compounds...

Author(s)
Rizkiany, M. C.; Rizka Amelia; Yuntha Bimantara; Hiroshi Sagami; Mohammad Basyuni
Publisher
Science and Technology Indonesia, Palembang, Indonesia
Citation
Science and Technology Indonesia, 2021, 6, 4, pp 267-272
Abstract

The effects of climate on dormancy, leafing, flowering and fruit ripening of deciduous fruit trees and plants in Ecuador are discussed. Varieties are listed and cultural practices outlined for the following crops: citrus fruits, cashews, pineapples, cherimoyas and other Annona species, avocados, ...

Author(s)
Fregoni, M.
Citation
Annali della Facolta di Agraria, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, 1968, 8, pp 299-379
Abstract

A severe hurricane struck Dade County, Florida on 24 Aug. 1992 and devastated much of the acreage of subtropical and tropical fruit crops. A survey was conducted 10-15 months later, in avocado, lime cv. Tahiti [Citrus latifolia], mango, carambola, guava, longan, litchi, mamey sapote [Pouteria ...

Author(s)
Crane, J. H.; Campbell, R. J.; Balerdi, C. F.
Citation
Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society, 1993, 106, pp 139-144

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