Search results: 345 results (approx.)

1. The effect of water stress, chemical and organic fertilizers on biomass, seed yield and root phenolic compounds of purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea L.).

A study was conducted during 2016 and 2017 in Mashhad, Iran, to investigate the effects of different levels of water stress, chemical and organic fertilizer management and their interactions on growth, yield and phenolic compounds of purple coneflower (E. purpurea). The studied factors in the main...

Author(s) : Soltanian, B.; Moghaddam, P. R.; Asili, J.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.34 No.4 pp.fa593-fa603 ref.35

2. Morphological markers as a tool for investigating genetic diversity of some lime genotypes.

Studies were conducted to evaluate the use of morphological markers as a tool for investigating the genetic diversity of some lime genotypes. Thirty citrus samples, including 23 undefined local and native genotypes and 7 known cultivars were collected from 4 regions in Iran (Darab, Manojan, Minab...

Author(s) : Khiavi, Sh. J.; Golein, B.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.34 No.4 pp.fa645-fa662 ref.35

3. 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

4. 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

5. 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

6. Studying SNPs in SUN and OVATE genes responsible for fruit shape in tomato.

Introduction: Commercial tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.), one of the most widely grown vegetable crops worldwide, belongs to the Solanaceae family. The marketability of the commercial tomato mostly depends on the fruit quality. Tomato fruit quality is determined mainly by color, texture, shape and ...

Author(s) : Khzereloo, S.; Mandoulakani, B. A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.2 pp.169-182 ref.23

7. Effects of in vitro ployploidy induction on morphological and cytological traits variation in Saintpaulia ionantha Wendl.

Introduction: The genus of African violet is the most common genus known among the plants of Gesneriaceae family. This genus has beautiful leaves and flowers that are zygomorph. African violet (Saintpaulia ionantha) is a famous ornamental plant due to its various colors and shapes that an excellent ...

Author(s) : Amiri, A.; Shour, M.; Taghizadeh, M.; Nemati, S. H.; Tehranifar, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.2 pp.183-194 ref.33

8. Response of German chamomile landraces to the geographical orientations of sowing rows under low irrigation and saline soil condition.

Introduction: The German chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla L.) is an annual herb from the Asteraceae family. This plant has many medicinal uses. Chamazulene, α-bisabolone oxide A and b-farnesene are part of essential oil components of German chamomile. Chamomile causes the chamomile essential oil to ...

Author(s) : Shahabi, N.; Mashhadi, A. A.; Gharineh, M. H.; Abadi, A. L. J.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.2 pp.195-208 ref.32

9. The comparison of the essential oil percentage content and composition of African basil (Ocimum gratissimum L.) in spring and fall harvests.

Introduction: Basil genus (Ocimum) contains 30 to 150 species which grown in tropical and subtropical regions of Asia, Africa, Central and South America and found as a wild plant in these areas. In India, around 25,000 ha is under cultivation of Ocimum spp., with an annual production of about...

Author(s) : Malekshahi, F.; Mehrabi, A. A.; Tavakol, E.; Mehdikhanlo, Kh.; Shariati, V.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.2 pp.209-221 ref.37

10. The effect of salinity stress on tomato root characteristics Saint Pierre and its yield under irrigation time management.

Introduction: Nowadays, the decrease of water resources and increasing salinity of irrigation water are evident in most parts of Iran. Increased salinity of irrigation water can impair plant metabolism, decrease biomass and stem length. On the other hand, water stress decreases root length and...

Author(s) : Abdoli, A.; Ramezani Moghadam, J.; Hosseini, Y.; Nikpour, M. R.; Dehghan, H.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.2 pp.223-234 ref.26

11. Investigating the effect of cadmium and lead on growth parameters and quality characteristics of lemon balm (Melissa officinalis L.).

Introduction: Pollution of the biosphere with toxic levels of metals has accelerated dramatically since the beginning of the industrial revolution. Soil pollution by heavy metals including cadmium (Cd) and lead (Pb) is a global problem, which can cause agricultural lands to become hazardous for...

Author(s) : Razavi Nia, S. M. B.; Pourghasemian, N.; Najafi, F.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.2 pp.235-251 ref.56

12. Improving drought stress tolerance using Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) compost in native grass - (Festuca arundinacea).

Introduction: Beautification of urban space and creating attractive face for cities by development of green space has caused to capita of urban green space be introduced as an important factor in urban development. Meanwhile, the important role of cover plants, especially turf grass, in creating...

Author(s) : Sadat Farizani, M.; Khazaee, H. R.; Gazanchian, G. A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.2 pp.253-266 ref.32

13. Some biochemical characteristic changes of grapevine 'Bidane-Ghermez' influenced by drought stress using organic and inorganic fertilizers.

Introduction: the lack of water resources in arid and semi-arid regions is one of the most important limiting factors of the growth of plants, especially fruit trees. Grapevines are one of the most important horticultural products in the world as well as in Iran. The water content of plant tissues, ...

Author(s) : Safari, A.; Fatemi, A.; Saeedi, M.; Kolahchi, Z.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.2 pp.267-281 ref.55

14. Effects of pyridoxine, thiamine and folic acid on growth, reproductive and biochemical characteristics of Delphus tomato.

Introduction: Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.) is a perennial plant, which is rich in antioxidant compounds, lycopene, polyphenols and vitamin C. Iran, with production of 5.24 million tons, is ranked sixth in the world in tomato production. According to the latest FAO reports in 2019, the total...

Author(s) : Zamanipour, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.2 pp.283-300 ref.59

15. Study the effect of cultivar and disbudding on the bulb propagation of Lily.

Introduction: Lily (Lilium spp.) is one of the most beautiful and popular ornamental bulbous plants that belongs to the Liliaceae family. Lilies (Lilium spp.) belong to one of the six more important genera of bulbous flowers, which is the fourth most famous plant in the world after Rose, Dianthus,...

Author(s) : Heidari, S.; Reezi, S.; Mortazavi, S. N.; Nikbakht, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Journal of Horticulture Science 2021 Vol.35 No.2 pp.301-311 ref.23

16. 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

17. 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

18. 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

19. 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

20. 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

21. 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

22. 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

23. 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

24. 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

25. 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