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Flowering Sequence Duration and Fruit Production in the Species of Emilia (Senecioneae, Asteraceae)
The flowering sequence duration, fruit production and percentage of fruit-set per capitulum of the three Emilia Cass species in Nigeria were investigated. There were similarities, differences and overlaps in the duration ...
Morphological Agrobotanical and Reproductive Studies in 35 Accessions of Panicum Maximum Jacq. in South Western Nigeria
(Academic Journals, 2006)
Panicum maximum Jacq. in Southwestern Nigeria occur in two distinct field forms. Thirty-five accessions representing these two field forms were collected and studied for their morphological, agrobotanical and reproductive ...
Palynology of the Genus Stachytarpheta Vahl. (Verbenaceae)
The exine morphology of pollen grains of Stachytarpheta indica (Linn.) Vahl Stachytarpheta cayennensis (Rich.) Vahl and Stachytarpheta angustifolia (Mill.) Vahl is reported. This study was carried out with a light microscope. ...
Physicochemical Properties of Four Tomato Cultivars Grown in Nigeria
The physicochemical characteristics of tomato fruits from three commercial cultivars available in the local market were compared with a wild cultivar. The results showed that the Ibadan-Local and Wild cultivars had a ...
Morphological Studies in the Genus Emilia (Senecioneae, Asteraceae)
A morphological study of the three species of Emilia Cass. in two different ploidy levels in Nigeria was performed. Both qualitative and quantitative characters were recorded. Characters of taxonomic value include the ...