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The Botany of Turmeric

  • Kodoth Prabhakaran Nair
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Abstract

The chapter discusses the botany of turmeric and would cover areas, such as origin and distribution, taxonomy, use of isozymes, molecular marking, morphology, and cytology of turmeric including turmeric crop improvement.

Keywords

Turmeric Taxonomy Molecular marking Morphology Cytology Crop improvement 

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  • Kodoth Prabhakaran Nair
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  1. 1.International Agricultural ScientistCalicutIndia

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