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Randy G. Gardner and Dilip R. Panthee

Panthee, 2010b ). ‘Mountain Magic’ was tested as NC 05114 in organic and conventional culture from 2005–2007 before being named and released for commercial seed production in 2008. Fig. 1. Pedigree of ‘Mountain Magic’ F 1 hybrid tomato. Description

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Wayne W. Hanna and Brian M. Schwartz

because a number of Pennisetum species use this common name designation. The Missouri Botanical Gardens (2020) website ‘ Pennisetum alopecuroides ’ reports that cultivars usually range in height from 0.75 to 1.5 m. Reduced seed production in

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Wayne W. Hanna and Brian M. Schwartz

mainly used as an ornamental in the United States and it performs well in sunny locations. Cultivars usually range in height from 0.75 to 1.5 m ( Missouri Botanical Gardens ‘ Pennisetum alopecuroides ’, n.d. ). Reduced seed production in vegetatively

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flower breeding and the supervision of hybrid vegetable seed production. Paul spent 1951–1953 in the U.S. Army, with the last 18 months of service being stationed at the U.S. Army Hospital in Security Intelligence in Japan. In mid-1953 to 1958, he

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Ramesh R. Sagili, Carolyn R. Breece, Rhonda Simmons, and John H. Borden

% of hybrid carrot seed crop grown in the United States ( Hart and Butler, 2004 ). This region offers warm day temperatures and cooler nights that are ideal for hybrid carrot seed production. Hybrid carrot seed production is based on the seed

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Wayne W. Hanna and Brian M. Schwartz

‘M77’ (PP30,402), a perennial Miscanthus sinensis ornamental grass with significantly reduced seed production, was approved for release by the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences in 2016. We evaluated ‘M77’ at

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, drought-stressed plants. Ethephon Improves Breeder Seed Production in Chile Pepper Although considered a self-pollinated crop, chile pepper can have out-crossing rates at sufficient levels to impede progress in breeding programs. Breeder seed production

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Mark W. Farnham

self-pollinated. Conversely, USVL048 is an inbred, homozygous line as is expected for a doubled haploid. USVL048 is partially self-compatible and will produce some seed without manual pollinations; however, to maximize seed production of this line, it

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Joe-Ann McCoy, Jeanine M. Davis, N. Dwight Camper, Ikhlas Khan, and Avula Bharathi

control rhizomes produced flowers and seed at all sites ( Table 5 ) and regenerants from rhizome divisions did not produce seed until year 2. Seed production rates at the shade cloth site were higher with mature control plants in the first 2 years of the

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Meryem Ipek, Ahmet Ipek, Douglas Senalik, and Philipp W. Simon

was uncertain ( Etoh and Simon, 2002 ). However, within the last 15 years, true seed production via sexual reproduction in garlic has been demonstrated, and it is now thought that variation created by genetic recombination is the basis for differences