Gossypium hirsutum


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Noun1.Gossypium hirsutum - native tropical American plant now cultivated in the United States yielding short-staple cotton
cotton plant, cotton - erect bushy mallow plant or small tree bearing bolls containing seeds with many long hairy fibers
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The history of Mississippi, noble and ignoble, joyful and woebegone, is intertwined with cotton, Gossypium hirsutum, a plant of the Mallow or Hibiscus family.
In present study, a strain of tomato leaf curl betasatellite and Xanthium strumarium alphasatellite have been found associated with Cotton leaf curl Kokhran virus in Gossypium hirsutum.
Two experiments were conducted using Gossypium hirsutum accessions obtained from the germplasm bank of Embrapa Cotton.
Gossypium hirsutum is one of the most significant crops (fiber/food) and native to tropical and subtropical regions in the world.
KEYWORDS: Gossypium hirsutum L; Farmyard manure; Minimum Tillage; Conventional tillage; Deep tillage; Boll weight; Plant height; No.
Effect of varieties and sowing dates on yield and quality of Gossypium hirsutum L.
Estimates of heritabilities and correlations among seed cotton yield and its components in Gossypium hirsutum L.
Cucurbitales: Cucurbitaceae), Fragaria x ananassa Duchesne (Rosales: Rosaceae), Gossypium hirsutum L.
Estimation of heterosis and heterobeltiosis inF1 hybrids of cotton Gossypium hirsutum L.
In Argentina, where its occurrence is common, this poliphagous species was registered on several important crops, such as Zea mays, Linum usitatissimum, Triticum aestivum, Gossypium hirsutum, Lactuca sativa, Nicotiana tabacum, Solanum tuberosum, Prunus per sica, Vitis vinifera, Glicine max and other plant species (Di Iorio, 2004).