Improvement of guava for yield and quality

HORTIIHRCIL2013010: 010 ( 9 )

Objective: 

Collection and  evaluation of germplasm and hybrids in guava

PI: 

Dr.C.Vasugi

CO PI: 

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Achievements: 
  • One exotic and one indigenous collection of guava were made. Selected hybrid progenies were planted for evaluation and one progeny was identified for red pulp with soft seeds.
  • One hybrid Arka Rashmi (Kamsari x Purple Local) with higher Ascorbic acid (235mg/100g) and pink pulp was released.
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