Fruit bud


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(Bot.) a bud that produces fruit; - in most oplants the same as the power bud.

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Climate change is a serious concern to deciduous fruit and nut crops in Australia as they need to accumulate sufficient chill, then a period of warmth, to enable normal fruit bud development, flowering and fruit set.
Multiplex semi-quantitative RT-PCR was carried out to discern the differential expression patterns of newly isolated HrHPPK-DHPS gene transcripts in leaf, fruit bud and seed of seabuckthorn (Khan et al.
Nitrogen is one of the major plant nutrients required by plants in large quantities, necessary for many tree fonctions, including growth, fruit bud formation, fruit set and fruit size.
START pruning trained fruit tree forms, such as espaliers, fans and cordons, to encourage fruit bud formation.
According to MacDaniels (1922), raspberry cultivars grown in America have their fruit bud developments; between
This will speed ripening (by increasing sun on the fruits), encourage fruit bud formation for next year and control aphids on the new growth.
This will speed ripening, encourage fruit bud formation for next year and control aphids on the new growth.
Low chilling hours this winter, particularly in the Coachella Valley, diminished fruit bud formation and reduced yields.
Cut back any of last year's strong new wood to four or five buds or to a healthy looking fruit bud.
The periodic pruning which this method requires results in more extensive fruit bud development and less leaf and twig growth.
Start pruning trained fruit tree forms (such as espaliers, fans and cordons), to encourage fruit bud formation.
This will speed ripening - by increasing sun on the fruits -encourage fruit bud formation for next year, and control aphids on the new growth.