1. Effect of Bulb Cutting and Pot Medium on Propagation of Hippeastrum (Hippeastrum hybridum Hort.)

Mohammad Khalid Jamil; Mohammad Mizanur Rahman; Mohammad Moshiur Rahman

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Spring 1393, Pages 123-132

Abstract
  Experiments were conducted at the Horticulture Research Farm of Horticulture Department, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University (BSMRAU), Salna, Gazipur during December, 2007 to May, 2009 to investigate the effect of bulb cutting and potting media on propagation of hippeastrum. The ...  Read More

2. The Effect of Organic Media and Fertilization Method on the Yield and Nutrients Uptake of Bellis perennis L.

Fatemeh Ramezanzadeh; Ali Mohammadi Torkashvand; Nazanin Khakipour

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Spring 1393, Pages 133-144

Abstract
  In order to investigate the effect of growth media and nutrition method on the growth of Bellis perennis L. and nutrients uptake, a factorial experiment was conducted with two factors: growth media (municipal waste compost, Azolla compost, tea wastes compost) and nutrition method (without fertilizer, ...  Read More

3. Trichoderma harzianum and Fe Spray Improve Growth Properties of Spathiphyllum sp.

Zahra Jalali; Mahmood Shoor; Sayed Hosein Nemati; Hamid Rouhany

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Spring 1393, Pages 145-152

Abstract
  Effects of Fe and Trichoderma harzianum Bi strain on plant growth and development of Spathiphyllum were investigated. Experiments were carried out in an glasshouse and in pots filled with soil, perlite and coco peat (1:1:1) were used as the growing medium. Plant roots (seedlings with three leaves) were ...  Read More

4. Response of Marigold Flower Yield and Yield Components to Water Deficit Stress and Nitrogen Fertilizer

Seyyed Gholamreza Moosavi; Mohamad Javad Seghatoleslami; Mansour Fazeli-Rostampoor; Zeinolabedin Jouyban

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Spring 1393, Pages 153-162

Abstract
  In order to study the effect of water deficit stress and different nitrogen levels on flower yield, yield components and water use efficiency of Calendula officinalis L., an experiment was conducted as split plot based on randomized complete block design with three replications, at research field of ...  Read More

5. Effect of Thidiazuron and Salicylic Acid on the Vase Life and Quality of Alstroemeria (Alstroemeria hybrida L .cv. Modena) Cut Flower

Zahra Bagheri Tirtashi; Davood Hashemabadi; Behzad Kaviani; Ameneh Sajjadi; Maryam Jadidsolymandarabi

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Spring 1393, Pages 163-168

Abstract
  In this research, the effects of thidiazuron pulse treatment and salicylic acid were examined to improve vase life and maintain the quality of Alstroemeria ҅Modena҆ cut flowers. The experiment was done in a factorial experiment based on RCD with 16 treatments, 3 replications and 48 plots. The flowers ...  Read More

6. The Effect of Cola on Postharvest Physiological Characteristics of Cut Alstroemeria

Mehrdad Babarabie; Hossein Zareie; Feryal Varasteh

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Spring 1393, Pages 169-174

Abstract
  The present study has assessed the effect of Cola in increasing flower longevity of flower and delaying aging of cut Alstroemeria ‘Balance’. Distilled water was used as control. Traits of flower diameter, solution absorption ,anthocyanins, total soluble solids and chlorophyll were measured ...  Read More

7. Plantlet Regeneration through Indirect Organogenesis of Flame Gold Tree (Koelreuteria elegans Laxm.)

Rameshwar Groach; Muzafar Hussain Dar; Kartar Chand Badgal; Priyanka Pal; Narender Singh; Kuldeep Yadav

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Spring 1393, Pages 175-180

Abstract
  Koelreuteria elegans, popularly known as “Flame Gold” is an ornamental tree. In vitro callus induction and regeneration from various explants (eaf segments and cotyledonary leaf) were studied on modified MS medium. The highest callus induction rate (80%) and multiplication was obtained in ...  Read More

8. Influence of Explant Nodal Positions on the In Vitro Shoot Regeneration of Rose

Shreef Mahmood; Bernhard Hausera

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Spring 1393, Pages 181-187

Abstract
  The influence of explant nodal positions on the in vitro shoot growth and proliferation were studied in the two rose cvs. ‘Bianca’ and ‘El Torro’. Third, fourth and fifth nodal explants were cultured on the modified MS medium supplemented with 1.0 and 5.0 mg/l BA. In both the ...  Read More