Manipulation of fruit set and stylar-end fruit split in ‘Nova’ mandarin hybrid

@article{Barry1997ManipulationOF,
  title={Manipulation of fruit set and stylar-end fruit split in ‘Nova’ mandarin hybrid},
  author={Graham H. Barry and John P. Bower},
  journal={Scientia Horticulturae},
  year={1997},
  volume={70},
  pages={243-250}
}

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