Temperate zone fruit growing and its importance in the Mediterranean region of Turkey

Kaska N.

5th International Symposium on Temperate Zone Fruits in the Tropics and Subtropics, Adana, Turkey, 29 May - 01 June 1996, pp.75-80 identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume:
  • Doi Number: 10.17660/actahortic.1997.441.8
  • City: Adana
  • Country: Turkey
  • Page Numbers: pp.75-80
  • Çukurova University Affiliated: Yes


Mediterranean coastal areas are not only suitable for growing of subtropical fruits but most of the temperate zone fruits can be successfully grown here as well provided that their chilling requirements should be low. Several experiments were carried out in Adana, with apples, pears, peaches, apricots, plums. quinces and suitable cvs of these fruits species were determined.