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Horticultural Reviews, Volume 3

Horticultural Reviews, Volume 3

Jules Janick (Editor)

ISBN: 978-1-118-06076-6

Feb 2011

481 pages

Select type: O-Book

Description

Horticultural Reviews presents state-of-the-art reviews on topics in horticultural science and technology covering both basic and applied research. Topics covered include the horticulture of fruits, vegetables, nut crops, and ornamentals. These review articles, written by world authorities, bridge the gap between the specialized researcher and the broader community of horticultural scientists and teachers.

DEDICATION vii

1 Fluid Drilling of Vegetable Seeds
D. Gray

2 Biology, Epidemiology, Genetics and Breeding for Resistance to Bacterial Pathogens of Phaseolus vulgaris L. 28
M.L. Schuster and D.P. Coyne

3 Senescence and Postharvest Physiology of Cut Flowers--Part 2 59
Abraham H. Halevy and Shimon Mayak

4 Effect of Nutritional Factors on Cold Hardiness of Plants 144
Harold M. Pellett and John V. Carter

5 Mycorrhizal Fungi and Their Importance in Horticultural Crop Production 172
Dale M. Maronek, James W. Hendrix, and Jennifer Kiernan

6 Plant Regeneration from Cell Cultures 214
D.A. Evans, W.R. Sharp, and C.E. Flick

7 Stock and Scion Growth Relationships and the Dwarfing Mechanism in Apple 315
R.G. Lockard and G.W. Schneider

8 Morphology and Reproduction of Pistachio 376
Julian C. Crane and Ben T. Iwakiri

9 Beneficial Effects of Viruses for Horticultural Plants 394
Mortimer Cohen

10 Effects of Modified Atmospheres on Postharvest Pathogens of Fruits and Vegetables
M.A. El-Goorani and N.F. Sommer

INDEX VOLUME 3) 463

CUMULATIVE INDEX (VOLUMES 1-3) 465