Gossypium barbadense

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Synonyms for Gossypium barbadense

small bushy tree grown on islands of the Caribbean and off the Atlantic coast of the southern United States

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Inheritance of semigamy in American Pima cotton (Gossypium barbadense L.
This Supima authentication program would allow APDN to distinguish between American Pima cotton cultivars and other types of cotton and could represent annual revenues of up to $1 million to APDN.
The textile industry of Pakistan has started production of fine and superfine categories of combed yarns from American Pima Cotton for conversion into value-added products, i.
At present, Pakistan is the second largest importer of American Pima Cotton measuring 35m.
In another positive development, APDN received its third milestone payment from Supima, the promotional organization of the American Pima cotton growers.
We believe that there will be strong market demand for testing of cotton cultivars to distinguish between American Pima cotton and other cotton, once we successfully complete this feasibility study," Dr.
57 million acres of all cotton which includes Upland and American Pima in 2011.
Copy on the ad describes how American Pima cotton is used in luxurious sheets and towels, and directs readers to the organization's Web site, Supimacotton.
Inheritance of three genes for plant color in American Pima cotton.
OTC Bulletin Board: APDN), a provider of DNA-based security solutions, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Supima[R], the promotional organization of the American Pima cotton growers, to help it preserve the brand's reputation as the finest cotton in the world.
The three ensembles, in addition to the two introduced at last market, are woven, made from quality ring-spun American pima cotton and use 400-thread-count sateen on the sheets, he added.
Supima, the trademark licensed by the Supima Association to specific manufacturers and retailers, guarantees that a fiber is 100 percent American pima, as regulated by the association from seed selection to finishing and channels of distribution.
Supima [the trade name for American pima cotton] is going great guns," said Jesse Curlee, president of the Supima Association.
American pima cotton producers market their home textiles with 100 percent pima under the "Supima" name which has a quality presence for finer stores and catalog houses.
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