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14 May 2020
Abstract

Eremurus species, better known as 'Foxtail Lily' or 'Desert Candle', are important worldwide in landscaping and the cut-flower industry. One of the centers of highest diversity of the genus Eremurus is Iran, which has seven species. However, little is known about the genetic diversity within the...

Author(s)
Hadizadeh, H.; Bahri, B. A.; Qi Peng; Wilde, H. D.; Devos, K. M.
Publisher
Nature Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Horticulture Research, 2020, 7, 30, pp (02 March 2020)
Abstract

An experiment was conducted in the field to study the response of gladiolus 'Sancerre' to different levels of nitrogen and phosphorus application with respect to growth and yield parameters at Floriculture Research Farm, ASPEE College of Horticulture and Forestry, Navsari Agricultural University,...

Author(s)
Sudha Patil; Chawla, S. L.; Bhatt, D. S.; Patel, M. A.
Publisher
Horticultural Society of India, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Horticulture, 2020, 77, 2, pp 356-361
Abstract

Production and quality of cut foliage in leather leaf fern, is influenced by the growing medium and nutrients. A study was conducted to evaluate the influence of cocopeat based substrates and nutrient doses on production and quality of leather leaf fern. Four substrate combinations along with four...

Author(s)
Nair, S. A.; Raghupathi, H. B.; Panneerselvam, P.; Sangama; Radha, T. K.
Publisher
Horticultural Society of India, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Horticulture, 2020, 77, 2, pp 347-355
Abstract

This paper describes four early-spring-flowering ornamental Iris cultivars selected from plants of I. japonica (conserved at the Shanghai Botanical Garden) in 2017. These cultivars have attractive evergreen leaves and produce abundant colorful flowers from late March to mid-April in Shanghai City,...

Author(s)
Yu FengYang; Xiao YueE; Cheng Lin; Feng ShuCheng; Zhang LeiLei
Publisher
American Society for Horticultural Science, Alexandria, USA
Citation
HortScience, 2020, 55, 1, pp 103-105
Abstract

The high temperature of the medium land causes a delay in harvesting time and also decreases the diameter of Chrysanthemum cut flowers (Chrysanthemum morifolium R.). It is, however, possible to accelerate and increase the flower diameter through the use of the Gibberellic acid (GA3). This research, ...

Author(s)
Herni Shintiavira; Endang Sulistyaningsih; Aziz Purwantoro; Rani Agustina Wulandari
Publisher
Society for Indonesian Biodiversity, Surakarta, Indonesia
Citation
Biodiversitas: Journal of Biological Diversity, 2020, 21, 4, pp 1723-1729
Abstract

Roses were treated with different doses of silicon (Si) (0, 200, 400 and 800 g L-1) and different methods of Si application (soil or leaves) in order to determine the better form of pre-harvest Si supplementation. The quality of the stems at harvest was improved with Si supplementation. The highest ...

Author(s)
Geerdink, G. M.; Orsi, B.; Tezotto-Uliana, J. V.; Pessoa, C. O.; Sasaki, F. F. C.; Kluge, R. A.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Plant Nutrition, 2020, 43, 10, pp 1418-1426
Abstract

Gibberellic acid (GA3) is an excellent plant growth regulator and a promoter of vase life that accelerates the antioxidant activities in the plants. In the present study, GA3 was tested for its hypothesized influences on growth and vase life attributes of carnation plant. Plants were treated with...

Author(s)
Riffat Ayesha; Imran Hassan; Abbasi, N. A.; Khan, K. S.
Publisher
Pakistan Botanical Society, Karachi, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Botany, 2020, 52, 5, pp 1561-1568
Abstract

Biotechnological approaches have been used to modify the floral color, size, and fragrance of ornamental plants, as well as to increase disease resistance and vase life. Together with the advancement of whole genome sequencing technologies, new plant breeding techniques have rapidly emerged in...

Author(s)
Ahn ChangHo; Mummadireddy Ramya; An HyeRyun; Park PilMan; Kim YaeJin; Lee SuYoung; Jang SeongHoe
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Plants, 2020, 9, 6,
Abstract

Carnation (Dianthus caryophyllus L.) is a major floricultural crop, cultivated widely for cut flowers. This study was conducted to determine the optimal supplementary light source for the cutting propagation of carnation 'Dreambyul' cuttings. Terminal cuttings were propagated in a glasshouse with...

Author(s)
Wang, M.; Xiao, J.; Wei, H.; Jeong, B. R.
Publisher
MDPI Publishing, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Agronomy, 2020, 10, 8,

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