Affordable Access

Young fruits pull so hard, flowers above abort : developing fruits function too strongly as sink

Authors
  • Heuvelink, E.
  • Marcelis, L.F.M.
  • Kierkels, T.
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2016
Source
Wageningen University and Researchcenter Publications
Keywords
Language
English
License
Unknown
External links

Abstract

Sweet peppers arrive in waves. New fruits lure so many assimilates towards them that the flowers above them abort. This article provides various suggestions about how to flatten out the peaks and troughs. In the long term, breeding can also play an important role.

Report this publication

Statistics

Seen <100 times