1st Edition

CRC Handbook of Plant Science in Agriculture

By B.R. Christie Copyright 1987
    304 Pages
    by CRC Press

    304 Pages
    by CRC Press

    First published in 1987, this two-volume set is an exhaustive compilation of the most recent data on economically important crops. Volume I presents information on genetics, botany and growth of crop plants, while Volume II covers the production of Crops and their utilization.

    Volume I:
    Chromosome Numbers of Crop Species
    Centers of Origin
    Introgressive Hybridization
    Breeding Systems
    Plant Propagation
    Life Cycles
    Biological Nitrogen Fixation
    Light and Photoperiod
    Plant Temperature Stress
    Sensitivity of Crop Plants to Gaseous Pollution Stress


    B.R. Christie