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Development and Commercialization of "Carolina" Dogwoods

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Award date: 
Oct 25, 2011
Award amount: 
$100,000
Organization name: 
North Carolina State University Mountain Horticultural Crops Research & Extension Center
Principal Investigator: 
Ranney, Thomas G.
Grant program category: 
Research and Equipment Support
Grant program name: 
Collaborative Funding Grant
Region: 
Western

This project will utilize biotechnological tools (non-transgenic) to develop new hybrids with novel commercial characteristics. Development and introduction of new series of "Carolina" dogwoods, ideally suited for production in North Carolina, will provide the North Carolina Nursery Industry with valuable products and a distinct competitive edge.

Fiscal year: 
2012