Gossypium


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Gossypium

(go-sip'e-um) [L.]
A genus of perennial shrub of the Malvaceae family, widely grown because of the cotton fiber derived from its seed covering. The bark of some species is diuretic, emmenagogic, and oxytocic.
See: cotton; gossypol
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Correlation analysis of morphological and fiber quality traits in upland cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.).
Em Cascavel, dos individuos cadastrados, apenas 6,05% apresentavam manilha, sendo estes: Syzygium malaccense (10 individuos), Azadirachta indica (8), Ficus benjamina (7), Tamarindus indica (5) e Gossypium arboreum (1).
In the present research, genetic variability, heritability and correlations were studied in [F.sub.2] populations of upland cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) so as to identify the better segregates from subsequent filial generations.
In vitro multiple shoot induction and plant regeneration in elite sudanese cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) cultivar (Barac-B-67).
The seed of five different cottonseed varieties (Gossypium specie) RH-112, Lankart-57, K-25, F-20 and D-9 were collected directly from the Seed Unit, Institute for Agricultural Research, Tandojam, Pakistan.
Predicting cotton seedling emergence for cold tolerance: Gossypium barbadense.
Sawan, "Cotton (Gossypium barbadense) production as affected by climatic factors and soil moisture status," Acta Ecologica Sinica, vol.
Tillage and green manure effects on BT transgenic cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) hybrid grown on rainfed Vertisols of central India.
Variability, heritability and hereditary propel in upland cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.).
Key words: Chlorfenpyr, chlorpyrifos, deltamethrin, lufenuron, Dysdercus koenigii F., Gossypium hirsutum
Adventitious shoot and plantlet formation in medium staple cotton cultivar (Gossypium hirsutum L.