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Plant Breeding Systems

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By: AJ Richards

529 pages, Col & b/w photos, figs, tabs

Chapman & Hall

Paperback | Dec 1997 | Edition: 2 | #62231 | ISBN: 0412574500
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Hardback | Dec 1997 | Edition: 2 | #62230 | ISBN: 0412574403
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About this book

Well illustrated book that attempts to provide a unified and comprehensive coverage of plant breeding systems, of use to plant breeders, taxonomists, evolutionists and conservationists.


Contents

1 Introduction. 2 Sexual theory in seed plants. 3 Sexual reproduction in flowering plants. 4 Floral diversity and pollination. 5 Pollination biology and gene flow. 6 Multi-allelic self-incompatibility. 7 Heteromorphy. 8 Dicliny. 9 Self-fertilization and inbreeding. 10 Agamospermy. 11 Conclusion.

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