Breeding purple passion fruit and strawberry for superior traits

HORTIIHRCIL2013010: 010 ( 7 )

Objective: 

Collection, hybridization and evaluation of strawberry and passion fruit germplasm and hybrids

PI: 

Dr.B.N.S.Murthy

CO PI: 

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Achievements: 
  • One hybrid progeny of strawberry H-10/4 was identified for crispness, big sized fruits and high TSS.
  • Two accessions of passionfruit were collected during the reporting period.
  • Observations on vegetative characters on 43 promising passionfruit lines were taken up.
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