Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Pistil abortion of the olive: Experiments with Mission olives indicate loss of leaves may be one cause of poor flower development

Author

K. Uriv

Author Affiliations

K. Uriv is Junior Penologist, University of California, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 10(7):13-14. DOI:10.3733/ca.v010n07p13. July 1956.

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Abstract

Loss of leaves in olive trees decreases the number of perfect flowers and therefore may lower production since imperfect flowers cannot set fruit.

Uriv K. 1956. Pistil abortion of the olive: Experiments with Mission olives indicate loss of leaves may be one cause of poor flower development. Hilgardia 10(7):13-14. DOI:10.3733/ca.v010n07p13
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