1. Investigation of Compost and Vermicompost of Water Hyacinth as Growing Media for Lily (Longiflorum×Asiatic)

Ebrahim Alami; Mahnaz Karimi; Vida Chalavi

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2021, , Pages 271-280

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2020.297066.340

Abstract
  Water hyacinth (Eichornia crassipes) is one of the ten most invasive weed species in the world that is spread over most of the tropical and subtropical regions. Due to the environmental and economic concerns associated with spreading of the water hyacinth, control its distribution is important issue. ...  Read More

2. Effect of Absorbent Granules Coated by Potassium Permanganate on Postharvest Quality of Rose (Rosa hybrida) Cultivars

Azizollah Khandan-Mirkohi; Elmira Rabiee; Behrouz Janipour; Ahmad Ahmadi

Volume 7, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 175-186

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2020.300031.353

Abstract
  Enrichment of zeolite and sponge as ethylene absorbent with potassium permanganate was theidea of this study to provide an efficient way to scavenge ethylene during storage period ofthree Rosa hybrida cv. ‘Shiraz’, ‘Avalanche’, and ‘After-party’ cut flowers. A preliminaryexperiment ...  Read More

3. Response of Cut Rose Flowers to Relative Humidity and Recut During Postharvest Life

Esmaeil Chamani; Carol Wagstaff

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, , Pages 145-157

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2018.251634.214

Abstract
  Experiments were conducted to evaluate the response of different originated (the same mother plants with different growers from different cities in Ethiopia) cut rose flowers to various relative humidity (RH) and recut (recut and non-recut). Three different experiments (E1, E2 and E3) using three RH ...  Read More

4. Antimicrobial and Physiological Effects of Silver and Silicon Nanoparticles on Vase Life of Lisianthus (Eustoma grandiflora cv. Echo) Flowers

Fereshteh Kamiab; Sadegh Shahmoradzadeh Fahreji; Elahe Zamani Bahramabadi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2017, , Pages 135-144

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2017.228657.180

Abstract
   Increasing quality and vase life of cut flowers play vital role in flower production industry. . Lisianthus (Eustoma grandiflora cv. Echo) has short vase life and it has been revealed that ethylene directly affect the initiation and process of senescence of petals. In this study, the effects of ...  Read More

5. Promoted growth and improved quality of Gerbera jamesonni L. flowers using exogenous application of amino acids

Nafiseh Geshnizjani; Morteza Khosh-khui

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 155-166

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2016.62915

Abstract
  Commercially available amino acids mixtures have several advantages such as enhancing assimilation of fertilizer, facilitating uptake of water and nutrients and improving photosynthesis of plants. To investigate the response of gerbera (Gerbera jamesonni L.) flowers ‘Saltino’ to foliar application ...  Read More

6. Application of Various Concentrations of Essential Oils of Savory, Ajowan and Thyme to Maintain Quality and Shelf Life of Gladiolus Cut Flower

Seyed Hossein Mirdehghan; Zahra Aghamolaei

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Spring 2016, , Pages 33-41

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2016.58159

Abstract
  Two experiments were designed to evaluate the addition of essential oils to preservative solution and subsequent effects on postharvest quality and vase life of Gladiolus ‘Sorati’ cut flowers. In first experiment, the solutions of savory (Satureja hortensis.), ajowan (Trachyspermum ammi) ...  Read More

7. Postharvest Life of Cut Gerbera (Gerbera jamesonii) as Affected by Nano-silver Particles and Calcium Chloride

Nafiseh Geshnizjany; Asghar Ramezanian; Morteza Khosh-Khui

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Autumn 2014, , Pages 171-180

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2014.52790

Abstract
  The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of Nano-silver (NS), calcium chloride (CaCl2) and their combinations on Gerbera jamesonii ‘Carambole’ cut flowers. The experiment was conducted as a completely randomized design (CRD) with 10 treatments and four replications, with three ...  Read More

8. Effects of Nano-Silver and Sucrose applications on Cut Flower Longevity and Quality of Tuberose (Polianthus tuberosa)

Sonia Bahremand; Jamshid Razmjoo; Homaun Farahmand

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Spring 2014, , Pages 67-77

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2014.50519

Abstract
  Tuberose (Polianthus tuberosa) is a commercially important cut flower; but its longevity and quality characteristics are compromised by stress during storage and transportation. Thus, it is important to determine the most appropriate preservative solution to best maintained cut flowers. Tests were done ...  Read More