Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Deciduous character of pepper: Tiny fruited form is crossed with non-deciduous variety to get easy-to-pick pepper for commercial use

Author

Paul G. Smith

Author Affiliations

Paul G. Smith is Assistant Professor of Truck Crops, University of California College of Agriculture, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 5(6):12-12. DOI:10.3733/ca.v005n06p12. June 1951.

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Abstract

Deciduous ripe fruit character in peppers, which allows the fruit to be picked while the stem remains on the plant, was inherited in a cross of a tiny fruited Chili Piquin with large but non-deciduous varieties.

Smith P. 1951. Deciduous character of pepper: Tiny fruited form is crossed with non-deciduous variety to get easy-to-pick pepper for commercial use. Hilgardia 5(6):12-12. DOI:10.3733/ca.v005n06p12
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