In Vitro Nursery System for Vegetable Crops — Tomato and Melon

  • S. Ohki
  • K. Nasuda
  • Y. Mori
  • H. Katsuta
Part of the Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry book series (AGRICULTURE, volume 17)


In the last few decades, the tissue culture technique of higher plants has been well developed and used as a vegetative multiplication method in many species, at least on an experimental scale. However, application of this technique in horticulture is restricted to perennial plants. It is considered that annual vegetable crops are not suitable for in vitro propagation, because the cost is high and hundreds of thousands of young plants are required at one time.


Powdery Mildew Vegetable Crop Bacterial Wilt Soluble Solid Content Plant Cell Tissue Organ Cult 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Ohki
  • K. Nasuda
  • Y. Mori
  • H. Katsuta
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of Horticulture and College FarmFukui Prefectural CollegeFukuiJapan

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