Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Paving the way to a better artichoke

Authors

Wayne L. Schrader
Keith S. Mayberry
David W. Cudney

Authors Affiliations

W. L. Schrader is a Farm Advisor in San Diego County; K. S. Mayberry is a Farm Advisor in Imperial County; D. W. Cudney is Extension Weed Scientist, UC Riverside.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 46(4):28-29. DOI:10.3733/ca.v046n04p28. July 1992.

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Abstract

Significant yield increases were achieved when a seed-propagated, thornless artichoke cultivar was developed for winter production in coastal and desert regions of Southern California and Arizona. The new cultivar was compared to commercial seed-propagated artichoke cultivars. Through research on fertilization, spacing, and weed control, scientists developed guidelines for producing these artichokes as annuals.

Schrader W, Mayberry K, Cudney D. 1992. Paving the way to a better artichoke. Hilgardia 46(4):28-29. DOI:10.3733/ca.v046n04p28
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