The Origin and Domestication of Sorghum bicolor

De Wet, J.M.J. and Harlan, J.R. (1971) The Origin and Domestication of Sorghum bicolor. Economic Botany, 25 (2). pp. 128-135.

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The grass genus Sorghum is one of immense morphological variation. It is usually subdivided into sections Chaetosorghum, Heterosorghum. Parasorghum, Stiposorghum and Sorghum(Garber, 1950; celarier,1959) Only section Sorghum seems to have contributed towards the origin of cultivated sorghums. This section was further subdivided..............

Item Type: Article
Author Affiliation: Crop evolution laboratory, department of Agronomy, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois
Subjects: Plant Production > Varieties
Crop Improvement
Divisions: Sorghum
Depositing User: Mr. SanatKumar Behera
Date Deposited: 26 Mar 2012 06:14
Last Modified: 26 Mar 2012 06:15
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