Category: Olericulture

  • Benefits of Vegetable Grafting

    Different benefits of vegetable grafting Why to graft a vegetable plant such as brinjal, tomato or chilli? What are the importance of vegetable grafting? In this post we will know about the benefits of vegetable grafting. Introduction What is grafting? Grafting is a horticultural or agroforestry practice in which two parts of two different plants […]

  • Brinjal Aphid: Symptoms of Damage and Management

    Brinjal aphid: A Harmful Pest of Eggplant Brinjal aphid: Symptoms of damage and control measures What is aphid? Aphid is a small and soft bodied insect from the family aphidideae. It is a sap sucking insect. About aphid of eggplant (brinjal) Scientific name Aphis gosypii and Myzus persicae Common name Cotton aphid (कपास का माहो) […]

  • Potato Physiological Disorders

    Potato physiological disorders What is potato physiological disorder? Potato physiological disorders are non-biological abnormality of potato tubers. In this post we will know about the cause, symptom, and control of 9 physiological disorders of potato. List of physiological disorders of potato (1). Black heart of potato (2). Greening of potato tuber (3). Sweeting of potato […]

  • Cause of Whiptail in Cauliflower

    Cause of Whip tail in Cauliflower Question: What is the cause of Whiptail in Cauliflower? (a). Iron deficiency.(b). Deficiency of molybdenum.(c). Boron deficiency.(d). Deficiency of zinc. Answer: The cause of whiptail in cauliflower is the deficiency of molybdenum. It is a physiological disorder in cauliflower. Leaves are affected. Severe in acidic soil. Sodium molybdate is […]

  • Chromosome (2n) number of different vegetable crops

    Chromosome (2n) number of different vegetable crops Index: Chromosome number of vegetable crops S. No. Heading(s) 1. What is it? 2. What is chromosome number? 3. Why is it necessary to know about the 2n of different vegetable plant-crops? 4. Table: Chromosome Number of Different Vegetable Plants 1. What is chromosome? According to Wikipedia “A chromosome is […]

  • Determinate and Semi-determinate Varieties of Tomato

    Main Article: Determinate, Semi-determinate and Indeterminate Varieties of Tomatoes In this post will know about varieties of tomato wit Determinate, Semi-determinate and the Indeterminate growth habit. Index S. No. List of contents 1. Tomato: General Information 2. Determinate Varieties of Tomato 3. Semi-determinate Varieties of Tomato 4. Indeterminate Varieties of Tomato 5. Other Facts 1. […]