Journal of
Plant Breeding and Crop Science

  • Abbreviation: J. Plant Breed. Crop Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9758
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPBCS
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 367

Full Length Research Paper

Germplasm collection and morphological characterization of local accessions of tigernut (Cyperus esculentus L.) in Ghana for conservation and utilization

Esther Donkor
  • Esther Donkor
  • Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, University of Energy and Natural Resources, Ghana.
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Daniel Nyadanu
  • Daniel Nyadanu
  • Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana, Plant Breeding Division, Ghana.
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Harrison Dapaah
  • Harrison Dapaah
  • Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, University of Energy and Natural Resources, Ghana.
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  •  Received: 07 February 2019
  •  Accepted: 23 April 2019
  •  Published: 30 September 2019

How to cite this article

APA /
Donkor, E., Nyadanu, D., & Dapaah, H. (2019). Germplasm collection and morphological characterization of local accessions of tigernut (Cyperus esculentus L.) in Ghana for conservation and utilization. Journal of Plant Breeding and Crop Science, 11(8), 196-205.
Chicago /
Esther Donkor, Daniel Nyadanu and Harrison Dapaah  . "Germplasm collection and morphological characterization of local accessions of tigernut (Cyperus esculentus L.) in Ghana for conservation and utilization." Journal of Plant Breeding and Crop Science 11, no. 8 (2019): 196-205.
MLA /
Esther Donkor, Daniel Nyadanu and Harrison Dapaah  . "Germplasm collection and morphological characterization of local accessions of tigernut (Cyperus esculentus L.) in Ghana for conservation and utilization." Journal of Plant Breeding and Crop Science 11.8 (2019): 196-205.