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- Abubakar, Lawali; Ado, Shehu G.
- Euphytica 2008 v.164 no.1 pp. 63-74
- cultivars; heterosis; Allium cepa; fungal diseases of plants; early development; Alternaria porri; crossing; maturity stage; crop yield; onions; disease resistance; bulbs; agronomic traits; leaf development; Nigeria
- ... Five open pollinated onion cultivars Red Creole, Kaharda, Koumassa, Sokoto local and Ori were crossed in a complete diallel and their progenies were evaluated in replicated trials, at Sokoto and Talata Mafara, Nigeria, during the 2004/2005 and 2005/2006 seasons. The experiments were randomised as complete block design with three replications. 30 mls of 10⁻¹ cfu of spore suspension of Alternaria po ...