1. Optimization of in vitro Propagation of Purple Passion Fruit (Passiflora edulis), an Important Medicinal and Ornamental Plant

Mostafa Eshghi Khas; Ahmadreza Abbasifar; Babak ValizadehKaji

Volume 7, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, , Pages 305-314

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2020.297194.342

Abstract
  Tissue culture techniques can be beneficial for quick clonal propagation and production of disease-free plants of purple passion fruit as one of the most important medicinal and ornamental plants. These techniques are essential tools for the production of transgenic plants and high-value phytochemicals. ...  Read More

2. First report: Grafting of Three Iranian Commercial Pomegranate Cultivars on Drought Tolerant Rootstocks

Babak ValizadehKaji; Ahmadreza Abbasifar; Hosein Bagheri; Golnar Zandievakili; Atieh Daryabeigi

Volume 7, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 69-79

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2020.284659.304

Abstract
  The objective of this study was to evaluate the stenting (grafted cutting) propagation of commercial pomegranate cultivars as scions on drought tolerant genotypes as rootstocks. The effect of drought stress on nine pomegranate rootstocks was analyzed. Cultivars including ‘Daneshgah 13’, ‘Daneshgah ...  Read More