Biodiversity in Horticultural Crops Vol. 2

by K V Peter

ISBN: 9788170358435
Imprint : Daya Publishing House
Year : 2013
Price : Rs. 11495.00
Biblio : xix+320p., col. plts., figs., tabls., 25 cm

About The Book

A Continuation of Volume 1, Biodiversity in Horticultural Crops, Volume 2 elaborate centres of origin, distribution, uses, description and about all crops based systematies of amaranths, drumstick, radishes, tropical cauliflower, jack fruit, grapes, cocoa tamarind, Indian gooseberry, orchids and temple trees. Three exclusive chapters on centres of origin and diversity of horticultural crops, conservation on biodiversity and sacred groves for biodiversity conservation makes Volume 2 unique and di

Table of Contents

Contents Part I: General; Chapter 1: Centres of Origin and Diversity of Horticultural crops by N Muthi Anishetty, S R Pandravada, Z Abraham and K S Varaprasad; Chapter 2: Convention on Biodiversity by Jayashree Krishnankutty and K V Peter; Chapter 3: Sacred Groves for Biodiversity Conservation by Savita Bisht; Part II: Biodiversity of Vegetables; Chapter 4: Amaranth by V A Celine; Chapter 5: Drumstick by B Varalakshmi; Chapter 6: Radishes (Raphanus spp) by Amish K Sureja, E Sreenivasa Rao and An