Solanum quitoense


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Noun1.Solanum quitoense - small perennial shrub cultivated in uplands of South America for its edible bright orange fruits resembling tomatoes or oranges
genus Solanum, Solanum - type genus of the Solanaceae: nightshade; potato; eggplant; bittersweet
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Caracterizacion de las pulpas de cidra Sechium edule (Jacq.) Swartz y lulo Solanum quitoense var.
Se hizo una infestacion dirigida con ninfas de los ultimos estadios de desarrollo obtenidas de una cria de mosca blanca llevada a cabo en individuos de Solanum quitoense (planta huesped) en jaulas plasticas con un fotoperiodo de 12 horas, temperatura promedio de 17 [grados]C y una humedad relativa promedio de 74 %, valores que se tomaron con un Datalogger EBCHQ 94150 (China).
(2013) determined a curve for the development of lulo fruit (Solanum quitoense Lam) and found that the pattern of development adjusted to a simple sigmoid model, with three stages of growth.
Among these, some native fruits of the Andean Region of South America, such as naranjilla (Solanum quitoense Lam.), uvilla (Physalis peruviana L.), and mortino (Vaccinium floribundum Kunth), may be included.
Skin color is also used as maturity index in fruits of lulo (Solanum quitoense) (Casierra et al, 2004), pitahaya (Selenicereus megalanthus Haw.) (Rodriguez et al., 2005) and tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.) (Casierra and Aguilar, 2008).
Asi, por ejemplo, el lulo o naranjilla (Solanum quitoense) es una planta, del noroeste de America del Sur de la cual depende la subsistencia de muchas familias en Colombia, La produccion de este cultivo generalmente no logra abastecer la demanda interna debido principalmente a la dificultad de incrementar la produccion por la baja calidad genetica de las semillas, lo cual es el resultado de una polinizacion inadecuada [11].
The most popular varieties of lulo in Colombia are Solanum septentrional and Solanum quitoense; the latter called lulo "La Castilla" (CORPOICA 2011).
Similarly, Euglossa nigropilosa Moure has been reported as pollinating of the "lulo" plant (Solanum quitoense L., also known as "naranjilla" in Ecuador) in Colombia (Otero 1996).
(1991) recorded 98.0% of egg viability when the larvae were reared on nightshade fruits, a perennial solanaceaus species, Solanum quitoense grown in Northwestern South America.
Revision del estado del conocimiento sobre la funcion productiva del lulo (Solanum quitoense Lam.) en Colombia.
Tomate de arbol silvestre 51 Lycopersicum sculentum Tomate chonto 52 Solanum nudum Cucubo 53 Capsicun frutescens Aji pajarito 54 Ciphomandra betacea Tomate de arbol 55 Solanum quitoense Lulo chicheperro 56 Capsicum sp.