Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Alternate bearing of avocado: May be corrected eventually by one of two possible solutions to problem

Author

Robert W. Hodgson

Author Affiliations

Robert W. Hodgson is Assistant Dean of the College of Agriculture at Los Angeles, Professor of Subtropical Horticulture and Subtropical Horticulturist in the Experiment Station, Los Angeles.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 2(9):5-16. DOI:10.3733/ca.v002n09p5. September 1948.

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Abstract

The first good fruit-set of most varieties of avocado that is carried forward toward maturity—actual maturity of the crop is not necessary—starts the tree in its alternate bearing habit.

Hodgson R. 1948. Alternate bearing of avocado: May be corrected eventually by one of two possible solutions to problem. Hilgardia 2(9):5-16. DOI:10.3733/ca.v002n09p5
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