Department of Plant Sciences, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Grad Group Affiliations
- Horticulture and Agronomy
Specialties / Focus
- Cell and Developmental Biology
- Environmental and Integrative Biology
- 1973 BA Biology Sonoma State University
- 1975 MS Botany University of California, Davis
- 1979 PhD Botany University of California, Davis
Cuevas, J. and V.S. Polito. 2004. The Role of Staminate Flowers in the Breeding System of Olea europaea (Oleaceae): an Andromonoecious, Wind-pollinated Taxon. Annals of Botany 93: 547-553.
Gratton, S.R., M.J. Berenguer, J.H. Connell, V.S. Polito, P.M. Vossen. 2006. Olive oil production as influenced by differnt quantities of applied water. Agric. Water Management 85: 133-140.
Lamp B, Connell JA, Duncan R, Viveros M and VS Polito. 2001. Almond flowerdevelopment: Floral initiation and organogenesis. J. Amer. Soc. Hortic. Sci.. 126:689-696
Polito VS. 1999. Seedlessness and parthenocarpy in Pistacia vera L. (Anacardiaceae): Temporal changes in patterns of vascular transport to ovules. Annals of Botany. 83:363-368
Polito, V.S., K. Pinney, R. Heerema, S. Weinbaum. 2002. Flower differentiation and spur leaf area in almond. J. Hortic. Sci. Biotechnol. 77:474-478.