1. Effect of Salinity Stress and Exogenously Applied Methyl Jasmonate on Growth and Physiological Traits of Two Carthamus tinctorius Varieties

Maryam Chavoushi; Khosrow Manoochehri Kalantari; Mohamad Javad Arvin

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2019, , Pages 39-49

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2019.277800.283

Abstract
  Salinity stress is one of the main limiting factors for optimum agricultural productivity of safflower, Carthamus tinctorius L., in arid and semi-arid regions. It could leads to significant changes in plant biochemical, physiological, and growth traits. Salinity induced endogenous rise in jasmonic acid ...  Read More

2. Effects of Pre- and Postharvest Treatments of Silicon and Rice Hull Ash on Vase Life of Gerbera

Neda Aghajani; Mehrdad Jafarpour

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Spring 2016, , Pages 77-87

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2016.58164

Abstract
  This study was conducted to investigate the effects of different silicon supplements and postharvest treatments on growth and yield of gerbera in a greenhouse experiment. Silicon supplements were including potassium silicate at three concentrations (0, 140 and 200 mg L−1), sodium silicate at three ...  Read More