This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: : apple & pear, persimmon, pomegranate Ease of vegetative propagation Offshoots: date palm Rooting : apple (rootstock) Nucellar embryony : citrus, mango Loss of spines, thorns, or pubescence apple, brambles, citrus, peach, pear, pineapple Table 5. Effects of organized fruit breeding on the commercial world industry. Negligible Slight Moderate Major Banana & plantain Cranberry Almond Blueberry Chestnut Cherry (tart) Apple Brambles (raspberry & blackberry) Date palm Citrus Apricot Cherry (sweet) Fig Hazelnut Avocado Currants Grape (wine) Papaya Pear Asian Grape (table) Lingonberry Persimmon Pecan Strawberry Olive Pear European Peach & nectarine Pomegranate Pineapple Plum...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 11/18/2011 for the course HIST 302 taught by Professor Jensic during the Summer '10 term at Purdue University.
- Summer '10