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Vol. 9, Issue 1 (2020)

Effect of different levels of pruning on growth, flowering and yield of guava (Psidium guajava L.) cv. Sardar

Author(s):
MK Shinde, RM Dheware and AR Jadhav
Abstract:
The field trial was conducted on a well-established guava orchard of ten years age, spaced at 6 x 6 m2 at the Instructional-Cum-Research Farm, Department of Horticulture, College of Agriculture, Latur during 2016-17, to study the effect of different levels of pruning on growth, flowering and yield of guava (Psidium guajava L.) cv. Sardar.The experiment was laid out in a Randomized Block Design with seven treatmentsviz., T1 (Without pruning-Control), T2 (5 cm pruning), T3(10 cm pruning), T4 (15 cm pruning), T5(20 cm pruning), T6(25 cm pruning) and T7 (30 cm pruning)with four replications after harvesting of previous season fruits. The pruning was done in 1st week of May, 2017.The investigation indicated 20 cm pruning level (T5) were found beneficial for enhancing plant growth, flowering and yield of guava cv. Sardar as compared to other treatments under Marathwada region of Maharashtra.
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How to cite this article:
MK Shinde, RM Dheware, AR Jadhav. Effect of different levels of pruning on growth, flowering and yield of guava (Psidium guajava L.) cv. Sardar. Pharma Innovation 2020;9(1):312-314.

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