Tag: genetic

Cultivar Is A Cultivated Variety For The Garden

UNITED STATES—A plant 'variety' is a group within a species that exhibits distinguishing characteristics. A 'cultivar' is simply a cultivated variety. The first five...

Citrus And Avocado From Seed

UNITED STATES—Is it possible to grow citrus from seed? The quick and simple answer to that question is, “Yes.” After all, many cultivars of...

Cultivars Are The Real Cloned Mutants

UNITED STATES—It is not science fiction. It involves neither ninjas nor turtles. Cultivars really are mutant plants that can only be propagated by cloning....

Evolution Of: Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

UNITED STATES—May is Ehlers-Danlos Awareness Month! Not aware of it? I WASN'T EITHER! The word syndrome is defined by Merriam Wester as "a group of...
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