Promising new seedling fig: Conadria variety, a hybrid developed in 30-year fig breeding program, shows promise for both fresh and dried fruit markets
Ira J. Condit, University of California, Riverside.
Robert M. Warner, University of California, Davis.
California Agriculture 10(6):4-14.
Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows:
Tested at Chowchilla, a new hybrid fig—the Conadria—showed such pronounced vigor of growth, crop production, and quality of fresh and dried fruit that one grower grafted ten acres of young trees to the new variety.
Ira J. Condit is Professor Emeritus of Subtropical Horticulture, University of California, Riverside. Robert M. Warner is Associate Pomologist, University of California, Davis.
The above progress report is based on Research Project No. 869.