Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Tissue culture of asparagus plants

Authors

Frank H. Takatori
Toshio Murashige
James I. Stillman

Authors Affiliations

Frank H. Takatori is Associate Specialist, Department of Vegetable Crops; Toshio Murashige is Assistant Plant Physiologist, Department of Horticultural Science; James I. Still man is Laboratory Technician, Department of Vegetable Crops, Riverside.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 21(8):8-8. DOI:10.3733/ca.v021n08p8. August 1967.

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Abstract

The wide variability in plant characteristics within any given variety of asparagus has long been recognized. Many of the characteristics are sex-linked, which adds to the variability factor since asparagus are dioecious plants. In field plantings it is not uncommon to obtain two-fold differences in spear size and production between adjacent crowns.

Takatori F, Murashige T, Stillman J. 1967. Tissue culture of asparagus plants. Hilgardia 21(8):8-8. DOI:10.3733/ca.v021n08p8
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