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Characterization Studies and Yield Attributes of Some Varieties of Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L.)

@article{Alege2007CharacterizationSA,
  title={Characterization Studies and Yield Attributes of Some Varieties of Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L.)},
  author={Gbenga Olorunshola Alege and O. T. Mustapha},
  journal={Ethnobotanical Leaflets},
  year={2007},
  volume={2007},
  pages={13}
}
Investigations were carried out on sixteen improved varieties of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L walp) obtained from International Institute for Tropical Agriculture, Ibadan. These varieties were grown in the Department of Biological Sciences Garden, of the University of Ilorin. Qualitative and quantitative characters were observed for the study. Positive correlations were obtained between leaf number and stem diameter, leaf number and number of seeds per pod, number of branches and plant height… Expand

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