29. November 2005 Daniel Kruse

The method of maintenance breeding developed at the INF allows not only for keeping the cultivar but also for improvement of its important parameters.
Keeping monoeciousness is a result of both breeder efforts and rigorously run seed production process. High yield of fiber, characteristic for the Bia?obrzeskie cultivar, and stabilized monoeciousness is a result of: application of specific criteria of individual
plants selection and using the reserve method.
author: Przemyslaw Baraniecki, Institute of Natural Fibres (Poland)
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