Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Cantaloupe fruit set: Relationship to fertilization, seed development, and fruit growth studied to determine causes of drop

Authors

Louis K. Mann
Jeanette Robinson

Authors Affiliations

Louis K. Mann is Assistant Professor of Truck Crops, University of California College of Agriculture, Davis; Jeanette Robinson, at the time of this study, was Senior Laboratory Technician, Division of Truck Crops, University of California College of Agriculture, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 6(2):10-12. DOI:10.3733/ca.v006n02p10. February 1952.

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Abstract

Cantaloupe fruit set may be increased by removing competing fruits from the same vine, and by relying on insect pollination.

Mann L, Robinson J. 1952. Cantaloupe fruit set: Relationship to fertilization, seed development, and fruit growth studied to determine causes of drop. Hilgardia 6(2):10-12. DOI:10.3733/ca.v006n02p10
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