1. Ethnobotanical and on Farm Genetic Surveys of Fig (Ficus carica L.) Genetic Resources in Kerkennah Islands

Olfa Saddoud Debbabi; Emna Khanfir; Mohamed Ali Dridi; Massaoud Mars M

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2021, , Pages 153-163


  Fig tree (Ficus carica L.) is characterized by a wide genetic diversity in Tunisia although it is considered as a secondary species. In Kerkennah islands, despite several biotic and abiotic stresses, local population has conserved the fig germplasm. This species is very well suited to the harsh environments. ...  Read More

2. Salt stress-induced changes in leaf antioxidant activity, proline and protein content in ‘Shah Anjir’ and ‘Anjir Sabz’ fig seedlings

Rohollah Abdoli Nejad; Akhtar Shekafandeh

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Autumn 2014, , Pages 121-129


  A major portion of the Iranian fig (Ficus carica) industry is located in high-salinity regions, and salinity is an important limiting factor in the production of this fruit. The present study was conducted to investigate the changes of leaf antioxidant-enzyme activity, proline and total protein content ...  Read More