Logo

0
Your cart is empty empty bag

Free Delivery Worldwide on orders over $50

Х

Fruits: Tropical and Subtropical (Volume II)

 
T.K. Bose (Author) S.K. Mitra (Author) D. Sanyal (Author)
Synopsis

This book has its beginning in 1985 and later on revised in 1990. Since then a wealth of literature has been accumulated on various aspects of tropical and subtropical fruit crops. The present day fruit cultivation has become a highly sophisticated enterprise. In the process of a comprehensive literature survey it was felt impossible to compile the research results on tropical and subtropical fruits in one volume. The third revised edition of this book is, therefore, published in two volumes. The first volume consists of fruits like mango, citrus, banana, grape, pineapple, papaya, litchi, guava and avocado in about 730 pages. In the second volume olive, persimmon, pomegranate, date palm, ber, longan, annonas, sapota, passionfruit, fig, loquat, macadamia nut, aonla, jackfruit, rambutan, carambola, bael, tamarind, durian, syzygiums, feijoa, mangosteen, phalsa, tamarillo, acerola, karonda, wood apple, dillenia, kokam, salvadora, cordia and capparis have been included in about 880 pages. This book (in 2 volumes) is comprehensive and valuable text providing a complete overview of the principles and practices of tropical and subtropical fruit culture, covering world literature on the subject. Though the subject is very vast, this book presents the concepts in a condensed, informative and lucid manner. It will be of immense help to the students and teachers of horticulture, plant science and plant physiology. Any one interested in fruit cultivation may also find this book quite informative.

Read more
161.10 144.99 $ 179.00 $
Free delivery Wolrdwidе in 10-18 days Ships in 2-4 days from New Delhi Membership for 1 Year $35.00
Get it now and save 10%
Members SAVE 10% every day
BECOME A MEMBER
About the author

T.K. Bose

T.K. Bose, Ph.D. from Calcutta University, trained at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, U.K.; 1960-1972 Horticulturist and Secretary, the Agri-Horticultural Society of India; 1972-76, Reader, Calcutta University; Project Coordinator, Floriculture, Indian Council of Agricultural Research; 1976-1996 Professor and Head Department of Horticulture, Dean Faculty of Agriculture; Director of Research – Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya (State Agricultural University) West Bengal, supervised research work of 35 Ph.D. students, published more than 250 scientific and 400 popular articles; author and editor of books – Fruits: Tropical and Subtropical (2 Vols.) Vegetables Crops; Commercial Flowers; Temperate Fruits; Floriculture and Landscaping; Tropical Horticulture (2 Vols.); Biotechnology and Horticultural Crops (3 Vols.); Trees of the World (Vol. 1); Orchids of India; Garden Plants; Gardening in India; Mineral Nutrition of Fruit crops; Nutrition of Vegetable Crops; Propagation of Tropical and Subtropical Horticultural Crops.

Read more
Write a review
Reviews in total
 

Bibliographic information

Title Fruits: Tropical and Subtropical (Volume II)
Format Hardcover
Date published: 01.01.2002
Edition 3rd Revised ed.
Publisher Naya Udyog
Language: English
isbn 818597182X, 9789390435807
length xx+798p., Tables; Plates; Figures; References; Index; 25cm.