NEET Botany Strategies for Enhancement in Food Production Questions Solved


Name the prominent South Indian and North Indian species of sugarcane used for cross breeding. List the desired qualities of the hybrid cane obtained from this cross.                                3 mark

South Indian - Saccharum officinarum

North Indian - Saccharum barberi

Desired qualities of the hybrid cane: High yield, thick stems, high sugar and ability to grow in the sugarcane areas of North India.                                                              3 mark


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