1. Intervarietal hybridization and observation of heterosis in the new hybrids of Iris germanica

Mohammad Hossein Azimi; maryam Karimi Alvijeh; Abdolkarim Zarei

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2018, , Pages 65-79


  To produce new, high-quality offsprings, we generated two cross combinations in Iris germanica. Three parental plants were selected after preliminary screening of commercial traits in different cultivars. Fourteen quantitative traits mostly related to the flower organ were investigated on 15 progenies ...  Read More

2. Genetic Variation within Iranian Iris Species Using Morphological Traits

Mohammad Hossein Azimi; Zahra Tahernezhad; Mohammad Javad Zamani

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Spring 2016, , Pages 89-98


  Iris belongs toIridaceae family and it is monocotyledon. Iris is one of the important ornamental and medicinal plants. 34 iris genotypes (14 species) collected from different provinces of Iran were planted at National Institute of Ornamental Plants (NIOP) Iran. All of the species evaluated for 15 quantitative ...  Read More