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Book chapter, 2003

Management of Japanese quince (Chaenomeles japonica) orchards

Kviklys, Darius; Ruisa, S.; Rumpunen, Kimmo


In this paper, advice for establishment and management of Japanese quince (Chaenomeles japonica) orchards is summarised. Japanese quince is a minor fruit crop in Latvia and Lithuania, currently being developed by plant breeding research. Preferences for site and soil are discussed and recommendations for planting and field management are proposed.


Chaenomeles; Field management; Nutrient

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ISBN: 91-631-3765-8
Publisher: Department of Crop Science, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

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