Evaluation of under-utilized fruits for yield, quality and adaptability

HORTIIHRCIL2013010: 010 ( 3 )

Objective: 

Collection and evaluation of underutilized fruits

PI: 

Dr.T.Sakthivel

CO PI: 

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Achievements: 
  • Twenty four sweet karonda types were evaluated, that maximum fruit size of 3.98 g was recorded in Acc. No. 4/11 and maximum yield (6.46 kg/plant) was recorded in Acc. No. 8/12. On initial evaluation, the Governor’s plum (Flacourtia indica L) having dark brown with round shaped fruits with an average fruit weight of 6.55 g and sweet to taste with a TSS of 24.5°B was found to be promising.
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