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Horticultural Reviews, Volume 18

Horticultural Reviews, Volume 18

Jules Janick (Editor)

ISBN: 978-0-470-65059-2 June 2010 404 Pages




The latest information on applied topics in horticultural sciences. This book emphasizes applied topics including the production of fruits, vegetables, nut crops, and ornamental plants of commercial importance. Numerous references provide easy, time-saving and cost effective access to the primary literature.
Water Relations of Cut Flowers (W. van Doorn).

Tissue Culture of Ornamental Flowering Bulbs (Geophytes)(K.-W.

Kim & A. De Hertogh).

Desiccation-Tolerance of Plant Tissues: A Mechanistic Overview (M.Oliver & J. Bewley).

Physiology of Light Tolerance in Plants (B. Demmig-Adams, etal.).

Acquired Resistance to Disease in Plants (R. Hammerschmidt & J.Becker).

Cacti as Crops (Y. Mizrahi, et al.).

Reproductive Biology of Cactus Fruit Crops (A. Nerd & Y.Mizrahi).