1. Yield Stability of Melon Genotypes under Drought Stress Conditions

Hossein Astaraki; Hossein Ramshini; Mahmoud Lotfi; Ali Izadi Darbandi

Volume 9, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 185-199

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2021.324708.473

Abstract
  Development of cultivars with high yield under normal conditions and maintaining their yield under abiotic stresses is the main purpose of plant breeding programs in arid and semi-arid areas. The present study aimed to evaluate the yield stability of a collection of commercial melon varieties under drought ...  Read More

2. Estimation of yield combining ability and fruit-related traits using diallel analysis in melon (cucumis melo L.)

Majid Esmaeili; Forouzandeh Soltani; Mohammad Reza Bihamta; Mohammad Javan Nikkhah

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 131-142

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2020.308631.382

Abstract
  The purpose of this study was to estimate heritability, general and specific combining ability and the relationship between traits. Investigated traits were fruit number per plant, total yield per plant, average fruit weight, flesh thickness, flesh firmness, seed cavity size, total soluble solid, fruit ...  Read More