Unformatted text preview: Why are some plants so different in domestication ability? -earliest plants had some of the biggest advantages o already edible o easily grown and grew quickly o could be easily harvested and stored o required few genetic changes mutant plants -many later stage trees and plants had to be cross-pollinated with another plant o this delayed domestication of apples, pears, plums, cherries, etc until later -...
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- Fall '10
- World History, later stage trees, delayed domestication, domestication ability