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Aspects of fruit size and quality in citrus
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Fruit size can be a problem in 'Clementine' mandarin and 'Valencia' orange in the Western Cape region of South Africa. Small fruit is not only unacceptable to the consumer but is also more difficult and ...
Effect of pruning on the growth and development of Protea 'Pink Ice' (P. compacta R. Br. x P. susannae Phill.)
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2006-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The main purpose of producing cut flowers is to earn a satisfactory income with the first endeavour normally to increase the total number of flowers produced. This has limits due to the number of flowers ...
Fruit size improvement of 'Royal Gala' apples
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2000-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The effect of foliar application oftriadimenol (a triazole), Promalin'", or scoring branches on fruit set, fruit size and fruit quality of 'Royal Gala' apples were evaluated. Four treatments were tested, ...
Studies of the vegetative development of Protea cv. Sylvia and Cardinal
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1999-12)
ENGLISH SUMMARY: The high establishment cost of growing proteas under intensive cultivation has necessitated young plant management to attain an economically viable crop as soon as possible after planting. Rooted cuttings ...