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More exotic banana varieties for evaluation in Africa.

Daniells, J. W. and Bryde, N. (1994) More exotic banana varieties for evaluation in Africa. MusAfrica (No. 5). pp. 11-12.

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Exotic banana (Musa) cultivars which are suitable for evaluation in Africa are discussed. They include accessions resistant to black sigatoka (Mycosphaerella fijiensis), starchy cooking bananas and dwarf cultivars.

Item Type:Article
Business groups:Horticulture and Forestry Science
Keywords:bananas; evaluation; yields; disease resistance; plant pathogenic fungi; dwarfing; plant introduction; cultivars; characteristics; dwarf cultivars; varietal reactions; fruit crops; tropical fruits; plant pathology; Mycosphaerella fijiensis; Musa; fungi; Africa; Mycosphaerella; Dothideales; Ascomycotina; Eumycota; fungi; Musaceae; Zingiberales; monocotyledons; angiosperms; Spermatophyta; plants;
Subjects:Science > Botany > Genetics
Plant culture > Fruit and fruit culture > Culture of individual fruits or types of fruit > Bananas
Plant pests and diseases > Plant pathology
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