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Newett, S. D. E., Crane, J.H. and Balerdi, C.F. (2002) Cultivars and rootstocks. In: The avocado: botany, production and uses. CAB International, 416 pages. ISBN 978-0-85199-978-4

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Article Link: https://doi.org/10.1079/9780851993577.0161


Within Persea americana, 3 horticultural races (more correctly botanical cultivars) are recognized, namely Mexican, Guatemalan and West India, each with distinguishable features of horticultural significance. This chapter focuses on the cultivars and rootstocks of subtropical and tropical climates.

Item Type:Book Section
Subjects:Plant culture > Fruit and fruit culture > Culture of individual fruits or types of fruit
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