Constrains on Seedless Watermelon Development

Selvakumar Gurunathan

Abstract

Since the demand for the seedless watermelon is increasing in the international market, there is a need for the development and production of the seedless hybrids. The seedless watermelons have high commercial value currently and also in future. Plant breeding programmes needs more precise and advanced techniques for the improvement especially in the watermelon crop improvement such as tetraploid development. Tetraploid development is the first and typical phase for the seedless watermelon hybrid development. Generation of meiotically stable tetraploid lines development and stabilization is a big and tedious task in the seedless watermelon development programmes.


 

How to Cite
Gurunathan, S. . (2021). Constrains on Seedless Watermelon Development. AgroScience Today, 2(4), 0137-0138. Retrieved from https://agrosciencetoday.com/index.php/magazine/article/view/79