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- Gutierrez-Perera, J.M., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Acta horticulturae 2012 no.933 pp. 61-67
- cucumbers; cultivars; disease resistance; farms; fruit yield; landraces; mildews; organic production; pH; quality control; sensory properties
- ... In 2009, twenty cultivars of sweet melon, var. inodorus, were grown in “La Orden” farm (Guadajira, Badajoz) using organic production techniques. Nineteen of them were Spanish landraces and the other one, as a control, was a commercial hybrid cultivar named ‘Seda’. Some agronomic (level of cucumber mildew disease resistance, commercial yield and fruit weight) and quality (°Brix, pH and sensory qual ...