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Document type:
Zeitschriftenaufsatz 
Author(s):
Paskaš, K.; Neumüller, M.; Treutter, D. 
Title:
IN VITRO GERMINATION OF PRUNUS DOMESTICA SEEDS 
Abstract:
Breeding of new European plum (Prunus domestica L.) cultivars faces two major problems: low fruit set in cross-pollination and low germination rate of the seeds obtained from the harvested fruit. Up to now, breeding programs reported mainly stratification in peat, soil or sand and embryo culture according to Theiler (1971) in order to avoid the need of stratification and its associated problems, such as high losses due to microbial infection. The in vitro technique used in this study combines el...    »
 
Journal title:
Acta Horticulturae 
Year:
2010 
Journal issue:
874 
Pages contribution:
249--252 
Print-ISSN:
0567-7572