Microspore Embryogenesis in Almond (Prunus dulcis Mill.)

  • Giuseppe Cimò
  • Maria Antonietta GermanàEmail author
Part of the Forestry Sciences book series (FOSC, volume 85)


Almond is the most important tree nut crop in terms of commercial production. Its production is limited to areas characterized by a Mediterranean climate, including regions in the Mediterranean countries, the Central Valley of California, Central Asia, the Himalayan slopes and some equivalent areas in the Southern Hemisphere, including Argentina, Australia and South Africa (Kester et al. 1975).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipartimento di Scienze Agrarie, Alimentari e Forestali, Università degli Studi di PalermoPalermoItaly

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