Breeding Tropical and Subtropical Fruits / Edition 1

Breeding Tropical and Subtropical Fruits / Edition 1

by P.K. Ray
     
 

ISBN-10: 3540428550

ISBN-13: 9783540428558

Pub. Date: 06/01/2002

Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg

Plant breeding has undergone a period of very rapid and significant development in recent years and the area of fruit breeding is no exception. This book provides a balanced, up-to-date and comprehensive account of the developments in the field of breeding tropical and subtropical fruits. It offers not only the theoretical and applied aspects of breedings fruits

Overview

Plant breeding has undergone a period of very rapid and significant development in recent years and the area of fruit breeding is no exception. This book provides a balanced, up-to-date and comprehensive account of the developments in the field of breeding tropical and subtropical fruits. It offers not only the theoretical and applied aspects of breedings fruits but also provides an authoritative manual of the conventional and new techniques used for increasing efficiency of crop improvement programmes. In specific chapters the book deals with crop taxonomy, genetic resources, floral biology, breeding objectives, inheritance patterns and information on new improved cultivars/hybrids.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783540428558
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
06/01/2002
Edition description:
2002
Pages:
338
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

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