EVALUATION OF DIFFERENT CULTIVARS OF LITCHI (LITCHI CHINESIS SONN.) UNDER NORTHERN REGION OF HARYANA STATE OF INDIA

Article Id: ARCC2572     | Page : 155 - 156  
Citation :- EVALUATION OF DIFFERENT CULTIVARS OF LITCHI (LITCHI CHINESIS SONN.) UNDER NORTHERN REGION OF HARYANA STATE OF INDIA.Agricultural Science Digest.2008.(28):155 - 156

V.S. Chauhan, V.P. Ahlawat and M.S. Joon

V.S. Chauhan, V.P. Ahlawat and M.S. Joon
Address : Department of Horticulture, CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar - 125 004, India

Abstract

The present investigation was conducted to find out a suitable litchi variety for the region. Seven cultivars were undertaken for the study viz., Culcuttia, Early Large Red, Rose Scented, Muzaffarpur, Maclein, Dehradun and Seedless. Among these, Early Large Red has proved as the most suitable variety having regular fruit bearing, higher fruit yield, good taste and attractive colour with less problem of fruit cracking.

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