Acta Horticulturae Sinica ›› 2023, Vol. 50 ›› Issue (1): 229-230.doi: 10.16420/j.issn.0513-353x.2021-0076

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A New Eggplant Cultivar‘Tianjiao’

CAI Peng*(), FANG Chao, LI Yuejian, LIU Duchen, LIU Xiaojun, LIANG Genyun   

  1. Vegetable Germplasm Innovation and Variety Improvement Key Laboratory of Sichuan Province,Horticulture Research Institute,Sichuan Academy of Agricultural Sciences,Chengdu 610066,China
  • Received:2022-04-19 Revised:2022-12-22 Online:2023-01-25 Published:2023-01-18
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‘Tianjiao’is a new eggplant F1 hybrid developed by crossing inbred line E13140 as female parent and E13102 as male parent. It is of medium maturity. It has strong vigorous growth potential. The commodity fruit is rod-shaped,the peel smooth and shining black skin,40.5 cm in length,5.0 cm in width,270 g in weight. The content of dry matter,vitamin C,crude fiber and soluble sugar were 7.0%,63 mg · kg-1,0.54% and 2.6%,respectively. The cultivar has good yield,the moderate yield can reach 91 419 kg · hm-2. It was resistant to Phytophthora Blight and heat tolerance. It is suitable for open field cultivation in Sichuan Province and similar ecological areas in early spring and summer and autumn.

Key words: eggplant, hybrid, high-quality, cultivar

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