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Genetical Studies in West African Eggplant

@article{Choudhuri1977GeneticalSI,
  title={Genetical Studies in West African Eggplant},
  author={H. C. Choudhuri},
  journal={Indian Journal of Genetics and Plant Breeding},
  year={1977},
  volume={37},
  pages={46-53}
}
  • H. C. Choudhuri
  • Published 1977
  • Biology
  • Indian Journal of Genetics and Plant Breeding
Intervarietal hybrids in eggplants (S. melongena L.), varieties Bassawa-1 × Zaria-1, Ilorin -1 × Giwa-2, Giwa-1 × Zaria-1 and Bassawa-1 × Giwa-2, conspicuously demonstrated heterosis in their F1. The height of plants, leaf indices and weight of fruits in F1 hybrids far exceeded the mean values of two parents. 
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