A case of epigceous fructification in Arachis hypogaea Linn

Rao, M.B. and Nagarajan, S.S. (1957) A case of epigceous fructification in Arachis hypogaea Linn. Current Science, 2 (6). pp. 184-185.

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The Peg in Groundnut, Arachis hypogaea Linn is normally positively geotropic and bears fruits underground. Patel and Narayana noted a rare instance of pegs showing negative geotropism. Gregory has reported ovule enlargement and viable seed development in aerial pegs in some exceptional Cases...

Item Type: Article
Author Affiliation: Agricultural Research Institute Coimbatore
Subjects: Plant Protection
Divisions: Groundnut
Depositing User: Mr. SanatKumar Behera
Date Deposited: 08 Aug 2012 14:50
Last Modified: 08 Aug 2012 14:50
Official URL: http://www.currentscience.ac.in/php/toc.php?vol=02...
URI: http://eprints.icrisat.ac.in/id/eprint/7252

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