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Old March 27, 2016   #18
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Here is fruit from a F1 plant in one of the crosses I made with the EFS plant described above. As I had suspected, the EFS gene in the heterozygous state gives a normal phenotype with exceptional shelf life. Flavor was very good, especially considering one of the parents was a commercial paste type. More detail on extended shelf life strategies here:

[URL="http://www.frogsleapfarm.blogspot.com/2015/11/breeding-strategies-for-improving-shelf.html"]http://www.frogsleapfarm.blogspot.com/2015/11/breeding-strategies-for-improving-shelf.html[/URL]
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