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2010-09-05 11:40:00

Rare hibiscus color is achieved after four yearsDr. Dariusz Malinowski is seeing blue, and he is very excited.For four years, Malinowski, an AgriLife Research plant physiologist and forage agronomist in Vernon, has been working with collaborators Steve Brown of the Texas Foundation Seed and Dr. William Pinchak and Shane Martin with AgriLife Research on a winter-hardy hibiscus breeding project.The project was first a private hobby of the inventors and became a part of the strategic plan of the...

2010-07-23 13:24:56

AgriLife Research creating unique winter-hardy hibiscuses With a little cross-breeding and some determination, Dr. Dariusz Malinowski, Texas AgriLife Research plant physiologist and forage agronomist in Vernon, is trying to add more colors to the world of hibiscuses. Malinowski is working on breeding winter-hardy hibiscus in what started as a hobby about four years ago, but in the last year has been added to the strategic plan of the Vernon research program. Commercialization of the flowers...

2009-08-14 08:47:07

He may study grasses by profession, but Texas AgriLife Research forage agronomist Dr. Dariusz Malinowski has a passion for flowers, particularly winter hardy hibiscus.And it is that passion that has created his latest research project "“ propagating unique winter-hardy hibiscus.Malinowski said he's very much a grass and forage researcher, but this falls in line with his master's degree in horticulture."I like the hardy hibiscus and have been crossing them for four years," he said. "I...


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endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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