Drought tolerance

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Drought tolerance

The capacity of a landscape plant to function well in drought conditions.
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The African Agriculture Technology Foundation (AATF), in partnership with Crop Africa Seeds, has made a drought tolerant maize type for Kenyan agriculturists.
The aim of the initiative is to come up with and introduce a royalty free drought tolerant and insect tolerant maize for smallholder farmers in Africa.
Indonesia approved drought tolerant sugarcane for food use, with plans to cultivate in 2014.
For years researchers have been studying how to develop cattle that are heat and drought tolerant.
In addition, we've got some other great offers - OFFER 1: Drought Tolerant Scented Garden Pinks Fill your borders with the classic perfume of lovely perennial pinks from the Pinks Specialist Whetmans.
Phormiums (New Zealand flax) are drought tolerant, wind tolerant and will grow in coastal conditions.
Many low-growing, spreading evergreens thrive in poor, well-drained soil and sunny sites and once established become very drought tolerant.
This colorful and informative guide to drought tolerant plants examines two hundred species of trees, shrubs, and flowers that can withstand low-water growing environments.
Our joint product pipeline has many high performing drought tolerant genes, which make us confident that we can live up to our commitment of delivering successive generations of ever more drought-tolerant crops," said Hans Kast, President and Chief Executive Officer of BASF Plant Science.
Diamond Frost'' is highly drought tolerant with a bushy, yet open growth habit, uniquely qualifying it as a subject for hanging baskets.