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Hybrid vigor in muskmelon crosses

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L. F. Lippert, Department of Plant Sciences, University of California, Riverside
M. O. Hall, Department of Plant Sciences, University of California, Riverside

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California Agriculture 26(2):12-14.

Published February 01, 1972

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Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows: Hybrid vigor is evident in crosses between two parents when the hybrid offspring exceed either parent, or the average of the two parents, in expression of a character. Hybrid vigor is important in many economic plants, and has been previously reported for earliness and certain fruit characters in muskmelon.

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Hybrid vigor in muskmelon crosses

L. F. Lippert, M. O. Hall
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Hybrid vigor in muskmelon crosses

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Authors

L. F. Lippert, Department of Plant Sciences, University of California, Riverside
M. O. Hall, Department of Plant Sciences, University of California, Riverside

Publication Information

California Agriculture 26(2):12-14.

Published February 01, 1972

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Author Affiliations show

Abstract

Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows: Hybrid vigor is evident in crosses between two parents when the hybrid offspring exceed either parent, or the average of the two parents, in expression of a character. Hybrid vigor is important in many economic plants, and has been previously reported for earliness and certain fruit characters in muskmelon.

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