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- Bolivar-Medina, Jenny L.; Zalapa, Juan E.; Atucha, Amaya; Patterson, Sara E.
- Botany 2019 v.97 no.2 pp. 101-111
- alternate bearing, etc ; Vaccinium macrocarpon; buds; cranberries; cultivars; fruit crops; genotype; resource allocation; Show all 8 Subjects
- ... Similar to other woody crops, cranberry (Vaccinium macrocarpon Ait.) exhibits alternate bearing or a tendency to produce heavier yields one year, followed by lighter yields the next year. Unfortunately, despite the occurrence in many fruit crops, this trait is not well understood. The variable differentiation of floral initials in cranberry uprights is a distinguishing characteristic associated wi ...