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1. Investigating the effect of wheat and rice straw biochars on some strawberry (Fragaria × ananassa) characteristics.

The objective of this study was to investigate the effect of two types of biochar produced from wheat and rice straws on some of the characteristics of strawberry (Fragaria ananassa) cv. Kurdestan. The treatments included 1.5% and 3% of the two types of straw, wheat, and rice residues, along with...

Author(s) : Moghadam, A. L.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2020 Vol.34 No.1 pp.Fa75-Fa89 ref.70

2. Response of Iranian melon populations to deficit irrigation condition.

A study was conducted to evaluate the populations of melons and their response to different irrigation regimes. The populations of the gene bank (34 population), mostly from the central and eastern regions of Iran, along with two local sefidak and suski, which were relatively tolerant and...

Author(s) : Rad, M. R. N.; Bakhshi, B.; Abbasi, J. K.; Ghasemi, A.; Rostampour, M. F.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2020 Vol.34 No.1 pp.Fa161-Fa169 ref.15

3. The effect of irrigation regime and green pruning on some qualitative, physiological traits and yield of Yaghooti grape.

To evaluate the effects of irrigation regime and green pruning on some physiological traits and fruit yield of Yaghooti grape (Vitis vinifera), an experiment was conducted in Zahak city, Iran, during 2017-18. Three irrigation regimes of 50, 75 and 100 of the grape water requirement based on the...

Author(s) : Rostampour, M. F.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2020 Vol.34 No.1 pp.Fa185-Fa196 ref.41

4. Effect of different levels of soil moisture and superabsorbent polymer on some quantitative traits of strawberry cv. Selva.

A study was conducted in Iran, to evaluate the effects of different levels of superabsorbent polymer on growth of strawberry plants under drought stress condition. Drought stress treatments (30%, 50% and 70% of Maximum allowable depletion of soil moisture; MAD) and superabsorbent polymer (0, 0.25,...

Author(s) : Nodehi, D. A.; Zangoei, M.; Shahmiri, F. S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.32 No.4 pp.Fa495-Fa506 ref.37

5. Effect of Ca and Nano-Ca spray on reducing the effects of salinity stress on tomato at vegetative growth stage in hydro culture.

A study was conducted to evaluate the effect of calcium (Ca) and Nano-Ca spray on reducing the effects of salinity stress on tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum [Solanum lycopersicum] cv. Falcato) at vegetative growth stage in hydro culture. Treatments include sodium chloride (0, 25 and 50 mM) and Ca...

Author(s) : Naghavi, M.; Haghighi, B.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.32 No.4 pp.Fa507-Fa518 ref.32

6. Quality improvement and fruit ripening acceleration in date palm cv. Kabkab using colored covers and bunch positioning.

A study was conducted in Iran to evaluate the quality improvement and acceleration of fruit ripening in date palms using colored covers and bunch positioning. Treatments include bags with dimensions of 120 × 70 cm in 5 colors (green, yellow, white, gray, and blue) and with a four-time repeating...

Author(s) : Rostaami, A.; Rahemi, M.; Eizadi, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.32 No.4 pp.Fa531-Fa541 ref.28

7. Environmental microclimatic evaluation under two tree species of urban landscape in Mashhad.

The purpose of the present study was the environmental microclimatic evaluation of false acacia (Robinia pseudoacacia) and pine trees (Pinus eldarica) under an urban landscape in Mashhad. The experiments were conducted at Ferdowsi University of Mashhad. The climate data under two species and open...

Author(s) : Karimian, Z.; Tehranifar, A.; Bannayan, M.; Azizi, M.; Kazemi, F.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.32 No.4 pp.Fa543-Fa553 ref.34

8. Evaluation of genetic variation and heritability of some fruit traits in pomegranate genotypes.

This paper presents the results of a study conducted to evaluate the genetic variation and heritability on morpho-pomological traits in pomegranate genotypes. Genotypes were selected from different habitats in Iran that are already planted in the collection of National Research Station of...

Author(s) : Ashour, B. M.; Rabiei, M.; Shiran, B.; Hooshmand, S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.32 No.4 pp.Fa555-Fa566 ref.36

9. Effects of deficit irrigation on some morphological characteristics of grape (Vitis vinifera cv. 'Asgari') symbiosis with arbuscular mycorrhizal.

A study was conducted to determine the effect of deficit irrigation on morphological characteristics of grapevine cv. Asgari in greenhouse conditions in 2016. Irrigation treatments were irrigation with 100% moisture content of field capacity (control), 70% moisture content between field capacity...

Author(s) : Fattahi, M.; Mohammadkhani, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.32 No.4 pp.Fa581-Fa592 ref.30

10. Study of different organic media on yield components, quality and quantity of essential oil of some savory (Satureja hortensis L.) ecotypes in Gorgan.

A study was conducted to evaluate the effects of different organic matters on vegetative and reproductive growth and percentage and components of essential oil in three Satureja ecotypes in Gorgan, Golestan, Iran climate. Treatments include cattle manure, municipal solid waste, leaves compost,...

Author(s) : Hemmati, Kh.; Ardavanpour, B.; Ghazaeian, M.; Akbarpour, V.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.3 pp.fa349-fa361 ref.38

11. Evaluation of morphological characteristics, quantitative and qualitative yield of Echium amoenum as affected by plant density and application of chemical (urea) fertilizers and different organic fertilizers.

A factorial experiment based on RCBD design with three replications was conducted in 2011-2013 growing seasons in Mashhad, Iran. Experimental factors included three plant densities (10, 5 and 3 plant per m2) and five different types of organic and chemical fertilizers (municipal waste compost...

Author(s) : Amiri, M. B.; Moghaddam, P. R.; Jahan, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.3 pp.fa387-fa403 ref.74

12. The effect of salicylic acid and L-arginine on morpho-physiological properties and leaf nutrients of Catharanthus roseus under drought stress.

The present study was conducted to evaluate the effect of salicylic acid (SA) and L-arginine on morpho-physiological properties of Catharanthus roseus. The treatments include foliar application at five levels (control, L-arginine 1.5 and 3 mM, SA 100 and 200 mg/L) and water stress at three levels...

Author(s) : Esfaden, M. A.; Kallaterjari, S.; Fatehi, F.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.3 pp.fa417-fa432 ref.50

13. Cultivation and comparing morphological and phytochemical characteristics of seven population of Tussilago farfara L. in Tehran climate conditions.

This paper presents the results of a study conducted in Iran, to compare the morphological and phytochemical characteristics of Tussilago farfara. Data was recorded on number of flowers per plant, stem height, flower length, flower diameter, flower dry weight, root length, root dry weight, leaf...

Author(s) : Norani, M.; Ebadi, M. T.; Noushabadi, M. A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.3 pp.fa433-fa449 ref.32

14. Effect of drought and salinity stress on growth, flowering and biochemical characteristics of Narsicuss tazetta L.

A study was conducted in Iran, in 2017, to evaluate the combined effects of drought and salinity stress on growth, flowering and biochemical characteristics of Narcissus tazetta. The treatments included sodium chloride (NaCl) in four levels 0 (control), 20, 40 and 60 mM and drought stress in four...

Author(s) : Moghadam, A. N.; Bayat, H.; Aminifard, M. H.; Moradinezhad, F.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.3 pp.451-466 ref.68

15. Effect of medium and plant growth regulators on micropropagation of Pepino (Solanum muricatum Aiton) in vitro condition.

A study was conducted to assess the effect of different media and plant growth regulators on micropropagation traits of pepino (Solanum muricatum). Four mediums, including MS, 1/2 MS, SH and B5 were used to determine the best culture medium for shoot regeneration of pepino using single node...

Author(s) : Aghdaei, M.; Nemati, S. H.; Samiei, L.; Sharifi, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.3 pp.fa467-fa479 ref.41

16. The role of ecotype, explant and plant growth regulators on cell suspension culture of Ferulago angulata (Schlecht.) Boiss.

A study was conducted to optimize callus production and cell suspension culture of Ferulago angulata. Various explants (leaf, root and stem) were cultured on MS medium supplemented with different concentrations (0, 0.5, 1 and 2 mg/L-1) of NAA and BAP. Callus traits were evaluated and from the best...

Author(s) : Alavi, S. M.; Masoumiasl, A.; Zare, N.; Zakaria, R. A.; Mosaddegh, P. S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.3 pp.fa525-fa536 ref.42

17. The effect of the light-emitting diode spectrum compared to the greenhouse natural light on the quality of Solenostemon escutellariodes 'Wizard Scarlet' and Petunia × hybrida 'Scarlet Eye' transplant.

An experiment was conducted to investigate the effect of quality of light-emitting diode (LED) light on morphological and physiological characteristics of Solenostemon escutellariodes cv. Wizard Scarlet and Petunia × hybrida cv. Scarley eye. Seedlings were grown in natural greenhouse (control) and...

Author(s) : Dehkhodaei, P.; Reezi, S.; Ghehsareh, M. G.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.3 pp.fa537-fa548 ref.50

18. A comparison of morphological characteristics, composition and essential oils content of Thymus vulgaris and two landraces of Thymus transcaspicus in Mashhad region climate.

A study was conducted in Iran, to compare the morphological characteristics and essential oil composition of Thymus vulgaris and two landraces of Thymus transcaspicus. Inflorescence length, number of flowers per inflorescence, shoot height, leaf, bud and flower length, leaf width, the largest...

Author(s) : Mohammadi, S.; Azizi, M.; Vaezi, J.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.4 pp.Fa567-Fa576 ref.16

19. Investigating of antioxidant enzymes and proline changes during the flowering bud dormancy in several cherry cultivars.

This paper presents the results of a study carried out in Tabriz, Iran, in 2015-16 to determine the chill requirement and its relationship with the changes in the activity of antioxidants enzymes and proline. Flower buds needed for testing were selected from cherry cultivars 'Siah Shabestar', Zard...

Author(s) : Angouti, A.; Haji-Lou, J.; Razavi, F.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.4 pp.Fa623-Fa637 ref.43

20. Determination of the appropriate harvest time and storability of some cultivars and promising genotypes of quince (Cydonia oblonga mill.) in cold storage conditions.

A study was conducted to determine the best harvest time and storage period of promising quince (Cydonia oblonga) cultivar and genotypes. 'Viduja' as new cultivar and KVD2 and KVD4 genotypes as promising genotypes and 'Isfahan' cultivar as control, were used. Weight loss percentage, fruit firmness, ...

Author(s) : Tatari, M.; Mahlouji, M.; Ghorbani, E.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.4 pp.Fa639-Fa653 ref.52

21. Effect of different drying methods on drying time and some phytochemical characteristic of pelargonium (Pelargonium graveolens).

The study was conducted in Iran, to investigate the effect of different drying methods (microwave-drying, oven drying and ambient-drying) on drying time and some phytochemical properties of Pelargonium graveolens. The drying treatments were microwave-drying (300, 600 and 900 watts), oven-drying...

Author(s) : Mumivand, H.; Nejad, A. H. R.; Taghipour, S.; Sepahvand, K.; Moradi, B.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.4 pp.Fa655-Fa668 ref.37

22. The role of various fertilizer formulations on in vitro derived gerbera plantlets (Gerbera jamesonii) during acclimatization phase.

The study was conducted to increase the fertilizer utilization efficiency by choosing optimal fertilizer treatment and its optimum level for acclimation and optimum growth of gerbera tissue culture plantlets. Treatments comprised different fertilizer treatments with different proportions of NPK and ...

Author(s) : Sharifi, A.; Kharrazi, M.; Nejatizadeh, S.; Khadem, A.; Moradian, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.4 pp.Fa669-Fa683 ref.36

23. Effect of fulvic acid and iron nano chelate application on flowering and vase life of Gerbera jamesonii cv. dune.

An experiment was conducted in order to investigate the effect of different concentrations of fulvic acid and iron nano chelate on flowering of gerbera as well as flower vase life of gerbera cv. Dune. The treatments were fulvic acid at 4 concentrations of 0, 50, 100 and 250 mg L-1 as drench and...

Author(s) : Hajizadeh, S.; Jabbarzadeh, Z.; Rasouli-Sadaghiani, M. H.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.4 pp.Fa711-Fa725 ref.39

24. Simulation of germination response of watermelon (Citrullus lanatus Thunb.) to temperature and water potential.

This paper presents the results of the effects of temperature and drought stress on seed germination of watermelons (Citrullus lanatus). Treatments include seven levels of temperature including 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35 and 40°C and six levels of water potential including 0, -0.25, -0.5, -0.75, -1.0,...

Author(s) : Saberali, S. F.; Nasrabadi, H. N.; Akbarkhani, Z. S. A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.4 pp.Fa727-Fa741 ref.40

25. Effect of some organic mulches on cold resistance of Aquilegia sp.

Field studies were conducted in Iran to investigate the effect of freezing stress and using different types of organic mulch on Aquilegia sp. The experimental treatments included 4 types of mulch, i.e. control (without mulch), 50% soil + 50% manure, 50% soil + 50% leaf needle and 50% soil + 50%...

Author(s) : Selahvarzi, Y.; Kamali, M.; Nabati, J.; Ahmadpourmir, H.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.4 pp.Fa757-Fa768 ref.42