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A diallel study of yield components and fruit quality in chilli pepper (Capsicum baccatum)
The aim of this work was to estimate the general and specific combining ability of peppers by measuring fruit quality and yield traits. This experiment was carried out on the garden field fromExpand
Phenotypic diversity, correlation and importance of variables for fruit quality and yield traits in Brazilian peppers (Capsicum baccatum)
The hot peppers belonging to the species C. baccatum are completely restricted to Latin America and comprise the most popular hot pepper consumed as fresh or as processed paprika in Andean countries.Expand
Growth and quality of Brazilian accessions of Capsicum chinense fruits
Abstract Total fresh and dry weight of Capsicum chinense fruit accessions were inversely correlated with accumulation of dry matter, and fruits with a higher percentage of dry matter accumulatedExpand
Temperature and modified atmosphere affect the quality of okra
Little information is available on the influence of temperature on plastic films wrapped okra (Albelmoschus esculentus) for their postharvested conservation. This works investigated the influence ofExpand
Essential Oil in the Taxonomy of Ocimum selloi Benth
Chemical composition analysis of the essential oil from the leaves and flowers of two accessions of Ocimum selloi Benth, cultivated at the Federal University of Vicosa was carried out. For accessionExpand
In vitro effect of plant leaf extracts on mycelial growth and sclerotial germination of Sclerotium cepivorum
The effects of leaf extracts of Brachiaria humidicola, Crotalaria paulina. Eucalyptus citriodora. and Brassica oleracea var. capitata on mycelial growth and sclerotial germination of SclerotiumExpand
The influence of planting and harvesting times on the total phenolic content and antioxidant activity of Talinum triangulare (Jacq.) Willd
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the influence of planting and harvesting times on the polyphenol content and antioxidant capacity of Talinum triangulare cultivated during two differentExpand
Antimalarial activity of Bidens pilosa L. (Asteraceae) ethanol extracts from wild plants collected in various localities or plants cultivated in humus soil
Bidens pilosa (Asteraceae), a medicinal plant used worldwide, has antimalarial activity as shown in previous work. This study tested ethanol extracts from wild plants collected in three differentExpand
Somatic hybridization of the Passiflora species, P. edulis f. flavicarpa Degener. and P. incarnata L.
Somatic hybrid plants have been produced following electrofusion of mesophyll protoplasts of P. edulis f. flavicarpa and P. incarnata. These hybrids exhibited morphological characteristicsExpand
Basil conservation affected by cropping season, harvest time and storage period
O manjericao (Ocimum basilicum L.) e empregado tanto na industria culinaria quanto fitoterapica e na medicina tradicional, devido ao teor e composicao de seu oleo essencial. No entanto, o manjericaoExpand