Hybridization Procedure

General Procedure for Hybrid Production or Hybridization

Hybrid production or involves following main steps (i.e. steps in crossing).

  • Choice of parents
  • Evaluation or testing of parents
  • Protection of male parent
  • Emasculation
  • Bagging
  • Tagging
  • Pollination and bagging, tagging
  • Aftercare
  • Harvesting

Parents used and method followed varies according to Types of Hybridization.