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1. The effect of irrigation levels on improvement of cold tolerance in viola plants under controlled conditions.

This paper presents the results of an experiment conducted in Mashhad, Iran, to evaluate the effect of drought stress on plant freezing tolerance of viola (Viola x wittrockiana). The treatments included three water treatments (80, 60 and 40% FC) and 10 temperature levels (control, from zero to -24...

Author(s) : Oraee, A.; Tehranifar, A.; Nezami, A.; Shoor, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2020 Vol.34 No.1 pp.Fa1-Fa14 ref.38

2. Evaluation of Thamson-navel orange young trees resistance to freezing, using carnauba wax and glycol potash.

A study was conducted to evaluate the resistance to freezing of Thamson-navel orange young trees and the effect of using carnauba wax and glycol potash. The experimental factors include freezing temperatures at three levels (-5, -8 and -11°C) and spraying with arnauba wax at 0 and 4%, glycol potash ...

Author(s) : Taghizadeh, S.; Sadeghi, H.; Hadadinejad, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2020 Vol.34 No.1 pp.Fa33-Fa44 ref.43

3. 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

4. Evaluation of drought and cold treatments on growth and yield of tomato in field conditions.

A study was conducted to investigate the effect of drought hardening and chilling stress on tomato Solanum lycopersicum growth and productivity. The seeds were sown in pots filled with perlite and vermiculite (ratio 2:1), then maintained under natural light and at 25±2°C/18±2°C (day/night). At...

Author(s) : Ghanbari, F.; Sayyari, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2020 Vol.34 No.1 pp.Fa171-Fa183 ref.30

5. Influence of urea on some growth responses and nutrients of spinach (Spinacia oleracea L.) under different levels of soil salinity.

Introduction: Salinity is an environmental problem in the world, especially in arid and semi-arid regions. High amounts of salts like sodium chloride (NaCl) in the soils and water have destructive effects on yield of plants. The harmful effects of salinity on plant growth are related to the low...

Author(s) : Moradi, S.; Jahanban, L.; Aarani, L. G.; Sheikhi, J.; Ronaghi, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.fa1-fa12 ref.30

6. Effects of light spectra on quality, morphology and photosynthesis characteristics of anthurium (Anthurium andraeanum) cut flower under cold storage condition.

Introduction: Postharvest handling of tropical flowers is usually difficult due to their sensitivity to cold temperatures. Anthurium (Anthurium andraeanum)is a tropical plant used in ornamental industry for its beautiful spathe and leaves. It can be produced in wide ranges of climates; in locations ...

Author(s) : Falahi, Z.; Aliniaeifard, S.; Arab, M.; Deylami, S. D.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.fa13-fa24 ref.31

7. Study the effect of packaging, storage temperature and storage period on some properties of evening primrose seed oil.

Introduction: Evening primrose (Oenothera biennis L.) is a relatively new oilseed crops with high value which its oil is the most important source of gamma linolenic acid. In this study, seed of Evening primrose was stored in different temperature and packaging materials to improve the content and...

Author(s) : Azizi, M.; Ahmadi, H.; Arouiee, H.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.fa25-fa37 ref.32

8. The most important abiotic factors affecting the occurrence of citrus decline in Citrus limon cv. 'Lisbon'.

Introduction: Citrus trees are among the most important tropical and subtropical fruit trees in the world. In recent years, newfound disorders have become a serious danger to citrus growing. In the last two years in Jahrom city and surrounding towns, there have been numerous reports about the rapid ...

Author(s) : Bagherian, S. A. A.; Ghani, A.; Khatam, A. R. S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.fa39-fa53 ref.17

9. Effect of different concentrations of nitrogen and 2,4-D on callus and plantlet production of Zamioculcas zamiifolia engl under in vitro condition.

Introduction: Zamifolia, Zamioculcas zamiifolia, belongs to the family Araceae, In vitro propagation is suggested for increase the propagation rate and disease-free production of explants because of vegetative propagation of Zamifolia. Micropropagation is one of the commercial aspects of indoor...

Author(s) : Khorasani, A. G.; Roohollahi, I.; Golkar, P.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.fa55-fa62 ref.16

10. The effect of heat shock on chilling tolerance in 'khatooni melon' seedling (Cucumis melo L.).

Introduction: Melon, like other members of cucurbitaceae family, is sensitive to cold stress. Applying different cultivation techniques in the nursery can provide some degree of tolerance to environmental stresses in the plants. In the other words, applying stress conditions on plants may cause...

Author(s) : Ghanbari, F.; Akbari, S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.fa63-fa71 ref.33

11. Study of nutritional status of hazelnut orchards of (Corylus avellana L.) guilan province by using with deviation of optimum percent (dop).

The study of the nutritional status of orchards is one of the primary priorities for the nutrition of crops and orchards, which is done in different methods. One of these methods is the deviation from the optimum percentage (DOP). Hazelnut is one of the species of the family (Betulaceae) which is...

Author(s) : Lahiji, A. A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.fa73-fa86 ref.60

12. Evaluation of pomological and morphological traits of some peach (Prunus persica L. Batsch) cultivars and genotypes under Khorasan razavi climatic conditions.

Introduction: Peach (Prunus persica L.) is one of the most essential fruit in Iran and the world. This fruit is suitable for both fresh markets and industrial producer and it is quite favorable by consumers. The efficiency of production is strongly influenced by the chosen peach cultivars. New...

Author(s) : Moghadam, E. G.; Ghahremani, A.; Khayavi, S. Y. S. M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.fa87-fa102 ref.44

13. Effect of pre-harvest application of putrescine and post harvesting aloe vera gel on the quality and shelf life of table grape (Vitis vinifera cv. 'Yaghouti').

Introduction: Table grapes (Vitis vinifera L.) is one of the most important fruits that is widely grown in the world and is the export fruit of many countries. Although edible grapes are classified as non-climacteric fruits, they are very prone to spoilage due to their softening, weight loss, and...

Author(s) : Ehteshamnia, A.; Taghipour, Sh.; Siahmansour, S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.fa103-fa116 ref.36

14. Effect of putrescine and mycorrhiza on growth, photosynthesis and vase life of gerbera (Gerbera jamesonii) 'dune' flowers in hydroponic conditions.

Introduction: Gerbera is one of the most important cut flowers in the world and belongs to the Asteraceae family. Due to its diverse and adaptable species for growth with a wide range of climatic conditions, this flower has become a profitable cut flower for growers. Polyamines in plant tissues act ...

Author(s) : Rakbar, S.; Jabbarzadeh, Z.; Barin, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.fa117-fa133 ref.45

15. Leaf application of humic acid on morphologic, flowering and fruit traits of 'local' and 'selva' strawberry cultivars under different cultivation beds.

Introduction: In recent years, applying humic acid has been common in enhancing the quantitative and qualitative characteristics of crops. The use of biofertilizers instead of chemical fertilizers has an effective role in increasing the health of plants, animals, and humans, and reducing...

Author(s) : Motlagh, M. R. S.; Kaviani, B.; Ashesh, Z.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.fa135-fa151 ref.39

16. The effect of bacterial endophyte (Exigubacterium aurantiacum) isolated from salsola imbricata on growth characteristics of tomato seedlings under salinity stress.

Introduction: Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.) is a common vegetable that is widely cultivated and consumed worldwide in the Solanaceae family (global tomato production is estimated at approximately 182 million tons in 2017). Tomato, because of its elevated nutritional value, is the second most...

Author(s) : Dargiri, S. A.; Samsampour, D.; Seyahooei, M. A.; Bagheri, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.fa153-fa167 ref.95

17. 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

18. 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

19. 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

20. 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

21. 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

22. 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

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. Possibility of polyploidy induction in Muscari armeniacum bulbs by scoring and colchicine treatments.

Polyploidy induction and viability percentage by colchicine and scoring were evaluated separately for two years in Muscari armeniacum bulbs. In the first experiment, colchicine at 0.05% by 12, 24 and 32 h of soaking time under scoring (with and without scoring) treatment was evaluated. Finally,...

Author(s) : Ghanbari, A. R.; Rohollahi, I.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2019 Vol.33 No.4 pp.Fa781-Fa792 ref.14