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The consequences of mixed pollination on seed set in Vaccinium corymbosum

Author(s): S. P. Vanderkloet

Year: 1991

Volume: 69
Issue: 11
Pages: 2448-2454

Article Topic(s): Pollination,Seed increase
Research Setting(s): Landscape

Species Referenced: Vaccinium corymbosum (Highbush blueberry),


Studies the effects of self pollination on seed set in Vaccininum corymbosum. Mixing self pollen with compatible (cross) pollen from the same population reduces the time required for berry ripening but also significantly reduces seed set.

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S. P. Vanderkloet. "The consequences of mixed pollination on seed set in Vaccinium corymbosum." Canadian Journal of Botany-Revue Canadienne De Botanique 69.11 (1991): 2448-2454.

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ISSN: 0008-4026
DOI: 10.1139/b91-304

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