Morphological characteristics of okra fruits [Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench.] cultivated in the dry tropic.
RAMIRO MALDONADO PERALTA
ADELAIDO RAFAEL ROJAS GARCIA
ALEJANDRO ROMERO BAUTISTA
MARIA DE LOS ANGELES MALDONADO PERALTA
DELFINA SALINAS VARGAS
ELIAS HERNANDEZ CASTRO
Summary or description
Objective: The objective was to evaluate the morphological characteristics of okra fruit [Abelmoschus esculentus (L.)
Moench.], an endemic crop of the Afro-Mexican region, in the dry tropics. Design/Methodology/Approach: Materials were collected in Cuajinicuilapa, in the state of Guerrero in Mexico. Using a completely randomized design (CRD), 4 repetitions of 100 fruits were selected, and each was evaluated for the following: weight, number, size and shape of fruits and seeds. Data were analyzed using measures of central tendency, utilizing SAS.
Repositorio Institucional de Ciencia Abierta de la Universidad Autónoma de Guerrero