CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 30
Identification of sucker control genes
Japan Tobacco Inc., Leaf Tobacco Research Center, Oyama, Tochigi, Japan
In tobacco, depending on strong shoot apical dominance, suckers grow vigorously after topping. A sucker can develop sequentially at least three times at each axil during the cultivation period. Suckers negatively affect tobacco yield and quality. ...