5 edition of Tomato plant culture found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-162) and index.
|Statement||J. Benton Jones, Jr.|
|LC Classifications||SB349 .J65 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||199 p. :|
|Number of Pages||199|
|LC Control Number||98042149|
Tomato Plant Development. Although once believed to be poisonous, tomatoes (Solanum lycopersicum) have emerged as America's most popular garden vegetable. The warm-season plant is fast-growing and. Genetic stability of the tissue culture raised tomato plants also needs to be addressed. The use of a combination of molecular and conventional breeding techniques could be the option for the development of cultivars resistant to biotic and abiotic stresses. This paper reviews the advances made in various aspects of tissue culture in tomato.
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Some tomato plants – like Fourth of July – have growing seasons as short as 50 days. If you live in the north where summer can be a little late and winter can sneak up early, then you might need to choose one of these varieties so you can get the maximum amount of fruit from your plants. The tomatillo (Physalis philadelphica and Physalis ixocarpa), also known as the Mexican husk tomato, is a plant of the nightshade family bearing small, spherical and green or green-purple fruit of the same name. Tomatillos originated in Mexico and were cultivated in the pre-Columbian era. A staple of Mexican cuisine, they are eaten raw or cooked in a variety of dishes, particularly salsa verde.
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It discusses the characteristics and composition of the plant as well as seedling and seed production.
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Benton Jones. each tomato plant can bear 10 to 15 pounds ( to kg) or more of fruit. Deciding which tomato variety to plant may seem a difficult task, given the large number that are available and the differences in size, habit, and climatic require-ments.
In addition to the usual round red tomato. The tomato is the edible, often red berry of the plant Solanum lycopersicum, commonly known as a tomato plant. The species originated in western South America and Central America.
The Nahuatl (the language used by the Aztecs) word tomatl gave rise to the Spanish word tomate, from which the English word tomato derived. Its domestication and use as a cultivated food may have originated with the. The tomato plant has many interesting features such as fleshy fruit, a sympodial shoot, and compound leaves, which other model plants (e.g., rice and Arabidopsis) do not have.
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This publication is a joint effort of the seven disciplines that comprise the Georgia Vegetable Team. It is comprised of 14 topics on tomato, including history of tomato production, cultural practices, pest management, harvesting, handling and marketing.
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By: Benton JonesA comprehensive factual information about tomato plant culture and fruit production, beneficial to plant scientists and commercial field and greenhouse growers as well as the home gardener. Data compiled focuses on the more recent literature, including information about the cultural characteristics of the plant; fruit production and related quality factors; and environmental.
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And if you’re interested in growing 10 foot tall tomato plants, then look no further this is your new growing method. Get this from a library. Tomato plant culture: in the field, greenhouse, and home garden. [J Benton Jones, Jr.] -- The tomato is the second most widely grown vegetable crop in the world and the number one vegetable grown in home gardens in the U.S.
Rich in Vitamins A and C, tomato. To have the best chance at successfully planting and growing tomatoes, place tomato transplants in the garden after the last average frost date in your gh seeds can be directly sown in the garden and plants can be grown to maturity in warm areas, most successful tomato gardeners buy transplants or start seeds indoors six to eight weeks before their average last frost date.
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