126. Quantitative Assessment of Diosgenin from Different Ecotypes of Iranian Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum L.) by High-performance Liquid Chromatography

sahar aminkar; Abdolali Shojaeiyan; Sajad Rashidi Monfared; Mahdi Ayyari

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2018, , Pages 103-109

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2018.254988.230

Abstract
  In this study, a sensitive, accurate and reproducible high performance liquid chromatographic method was developed for determination of diosgenin from fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum) leaves in 22 ecotypes of Iranian fenugreek. The obtained results showed that the highest concentration of diosgenin ...  Read More

127. Effects of Foliar Application of Potassium and Zinc on Pistachio (Pistacia vera L.) Fruit Yield

Mohammadmehdi Norozi; Babak ValizadehKaji; Rouhollah Karimi; Mohammadali Nikoogoftar Sedghi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2019, , Pages 113-123

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2019.278757.286

Abstract
  The objective of this study was to investigate the effects of foliar applications of potassium and zinc on the fruit yield and quality as well as leaf nutrient concentrations of pistachio cv. ‘Chrokeh’. The experiment was conducted based on a completely randomized block design with nine treatments ...  Read More

128. In Vitro Regeneration of Iranian Melon (Cucumis Melo L. ‘Samsoori’) Using Antibiotic and Benzyl adenine Micropropagation of Cucumis Melo L. ‘Samsoori’

Davood Naderi; Esmaeil Mahmoudi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2017, , Pages 117-126

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2017.224186.165

Abstract
  Cucumis melo L. is one of the most economically important horticultural crops worldwide. However,   low plant regeneration frequency of this plant during genetic transformation is  the  major hurdle for  applying biotechnological approaches. Hence, this study aimed to evaluate ...  Read More

129. Paclobutrazol-Induced Biochemical Changes in Pomegranate (Punica granatum L.) cv. ‘Malas Saveh’ under Freezing Stress

Ali Akbar Ghasemi Soluklui; Ahmad Ershadi; Zia eldin Tabatabaee; Esmaeil Fallahi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Autumn 2014, , Pages 181-190

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2014.52791

Abstract
  Freezing injury is an important limiting factor in the production of pomegranate in Iran.The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effect of paclobutrazol (PBZ) on cold hardiness of pomegranate (Punica granatum L.) cv. ‘Malas Saveh’. Different concentrations of PBZ including 0 (control), ...  Read More

130. Effect of nitric oxide on biochemical and antioxidant properties of pomegranate fruit cv. Shishe-kab during cold storage

Fatemeh Ranjbari; Farid Moradinezhad; Mehdi Khayyat

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 211-219

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2016.62920

Abstract
  Pomegranate is a subtropical fruit that is widely consumed as fresh fruit and juice, however, its postharvest life is limited mainly due to storage disorders. The aim of this study was to determine the effect of nitric oxide (NO) on antioxidant activity and quality attributes of pomegranate fruit. The ...  Read More

131. Influence of Meteorological Factors on Date Bunch Fading Disorder

Mahmood Izadi; Ali Reza Shahsavar

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Autumn 2015, , Pages 213-218

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2015.56438

Abstract
  Date bunch fading disorder (DBFD) has been one of the major issues facing date palm growers in recent decades. This order has caused high and non-compensable losses to date palm product. Despite numerous studies, predominantly focusing on the causes and mitigation methods of this disorder, no precise ...  Read More

132. Blue Diode and Red He-Ne Lasers Affect the Growth of Anthocyanin Producing Suspension Cells of Apple

Hashem Kazemzadeh-Beneh; Nasser Mahna; Ebrahim Safari; Alireza Motallebi-Azar

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, , Pages 231-239

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2018.234739.196

Abstract
  Light is an effective factor in cell suspension culture and must be controlled for optimizing cell growth. Growth of anthocyanin producing suspension cells of a red-fleshed genotype of apple (RFA) was assessed in response to blue diode laser (BDL) and red He Ne (RHNL) laser. The suspension cells in L-shaped ...  Read More

133. Effect of Phenological Stages on Essential Oil Content, Composition and Rosmarinic Acid in Rosmarinus officinalis L.

Kianoush Hassanzadeh; Sasan Aliniaeifard; Mohammad Mehdi Farzinia; Madeh Ahmadi

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2017, , Pages 251-258

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2017.234339.194

Abstract
   Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis L.) is an important medicinal plant that contained a wide range of secondary metabolites such as rosmarinic acid. In this study, essential oil content and composition and rosmarinc acid were determined at three phenological stages (before flowering, full flowering ...  Read More

134. Characterization of Four Famous Red Grapevine Cultivars

Fatemeh Roshani Bakhsh; Gholam Reza Sharifi-Sirchi; Davood Samsampoor

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2019, , Pages 259-272

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2019.284658.305

Abstract
  The grape berries due to containing organic acids, sugars, aromatic compounds, phenolic compounds (including anthocyanins, flavanols, flavonols, stilbenes (resveratrol)), tannins, and oil in the pulp, skin, and seed have numerous health benefits for human health. In this study, we investigated genetic ...  Read More

135. Parthenogenetic Haploid Plant Production in Styrian Pumpkin by Gamma Irradiated Pollen

Hamed Ebrahimzadeh; Mahmoud Lotfi; Mohammad Sadat-Hosseini

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2021, , Pages 305-314

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2021.294838.331

Abstract
  Doubled haploid method via parthenogenesis induction still remained prominent in Cucurbitaceae breeding due to drastic reduction in time and cost of newly released lines. In this study, different doses of Gamma ray (25, 50, 75, 100, and 200 Gy) were used to irradiate pollen grains for induction of parthenogenetic ...  Read More

136. Ameliorative Effect of Ammonium Sulfate on Salt Tolerance and Ion Homeostasis in Lemon (C. limon) Seedlings

Majid Rajaie; Mohammah Ebrahim Motieallah

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2018, , Pages 111-122

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2018.68039

Abstract
  To investigate interaction effects of salinity and nitrogen on growth, mineral composition and salinity tolerance of lemon seedlings, a greenhouse experiment with four sodium chloride concentrations (0, 250, 500 and 1000 mg kg-1 soil) and four nitrogen levels (0, 50, 100, and 200 mg kg-1 soil ammonium ...  Read More

137. Influence of Organics and Bio Fertilizers on Biochemical Properties of Calendula officinalis L.

Shiva Zaferanchi; Saeid Zehtab Salmasi; Seyed Yahya Salehi Lisar; Mohammad Reza Sarikhani

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2019, , Pages 125-136

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2019.266831.258

Abstract
  The present study was carried out to investigate biochemical responses of marigold (Calendula officinalis L.) to Bio-organic fertilizers. Effects of co-inoculation of two plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR) (Azotobacter sp.145PI and Azospirillum sp.AC49I), humic acid (HA) (10 kg ha−1), ...  Read More

138. Application of Image Processing for Investigating the Effect of Nanozeolite and Nanosponge on Flesh Firmness of Cold Stored Cantaloupe

Navid Yazdani; Behnam Osanloo; Mahmoud Lotfi; Keyvan Asefpour Vakilian

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2017, , Pages 127-133

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2017.228224.178

Abstract
  Digital image processing is an emerging tool to predict fruit quality; therefore present study was carried out to develop an image processing technique for investigating the storage life of cantaloupe. Potassium permanganate (KMnO4) impregnated materials were used to prolong the postharvest life of cantaloupe ...  Read More

139. Effect of vermicompost on fruit yield and quality of bell pepper

Mohammad Aminifard; Hassan Bayat

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 221-229

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2017.209130.129

Abstract
  In this study effect of application of food waste vermicomposts to soil on antioxidant compounds, fruit yield and quality of sweet pepper (Capsicum annum L.) were investigated in field condition. Four vermicompost levels (0, 5, 10 and 15 t/ha) were applied to soil based on a randomized complete block ...  Read More

140. Responses of Calyx Phytochemical Characteristic, Yield and Yield Components of Roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa L.) to Different Sowing Dates and Densities

Bahareh Parsa Motlagh; Parviz Rezvani Moghaddam; Zabihollah Azami Sardooei

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, , Pages 241-251

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2018.258629.243

Abstract
  In order to evaluate the effects of sowing date and intra rows spacing on yield, yield components and some phytochemical characteristics in Roselle, a field experiment was conducted as a split plot layout based on randomized complete block design with three replications in 2013 and 2014 growing seasons. ...  Read More

141. Persian Walnut Phenology: Effect of Chilling and Heat Requirements on Budbreak and Flowering Date

Amin Hassankhah; Kourosh Vahdati; Majid Rahemi; Darab Hassani; Saadat Sarikhani Khorami

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2017, , Pages 259-271

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2018.260944.249

Abstract
  Walnut production is limited by late-spring frost in many countries. The current research was carried out to evaluate chilling and heat requirement of catkin and terminal buds break on six selected superior walnut genotypes and cultivars (‘C-25’, ‘88-1’, ‘88-2’, ‘Chandler’, ...  Read More

142. The Effects of Simulated Vibration Stress on Plant Height and Some Physical and Mechanical Properties of Coleus blumei Benth

Atefeh Safaei Far; Abdolhossein Rezaei Nejad; Feizollah Shahbazi; Sadegh Mousavi-Fard

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2019, , Pages 273-282

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2019.282693.298

Abstract
  Non-chemical control of plant growth is an important goal for the production of ornamental pot plants. In the present study the effects of simulated vibration on plant height and some physical and mechanical properties of Coleus stem were investigated. The study was conducted as a factorial experiment ...  Read More

143. Growth and Photosynthetic Performance of Calendula officinalis under Monochromatic Red Light

Sasan Aliniaeifard; Mehdi Seif; Mostafa Arab; Mahboobeh Zare Mehrjerdi; Tao Li; Oksana Lastochkina

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2018, , Pages 123-132

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2018.261042.248

Abstract
  Light is the driving force for plant photosynthesis. Different attributes of light (e.g. intensity, spectrum and duration) can influence plant growth and development. We studied growth and photosystem II performance ofEnglish marigold cut flowers under red (635-665 nm) and white (420-700 nm) LEDs. Although ...  Read More

144. 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

145. A Comparative Study of Genetic Diversity, Heritability and Inter-relationships of Tree and Nut Attributes between Prunus scoparia and P. elaeagnifolia using Multivariate Statistical Analysis

Akram Ansari; Ali Gharaghani

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2019, , Pages 137-150

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2019.276425.282

Abstract
  By applying multivariate statistical analysis, this research aimed to estimate the heritability and find relationships between the vegetative and reproductive characteristics of Prunus scoparia and Prunus elaeagnifolia. Twenty genotypes of each species were selected randomly from cultivated populations ...  Read More

146. Relation between leaf and stem biochemical constituents and rooting ability of olive cuttings

Mahmood Izadi; Ali Reza Shahsavar; Abbas Mirsoleimani

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 231-242

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2016.62922

Abstract
  The relationships between rooting potential with endogenous phenolic compounds, nitrogen and soluble carbohydrates of cuttings for five olive cultivars (‘Rowghani’, ‘Dusti’, ‘Tokhmekabki’, ‘Konservalia’ and ‘Amigdalolia’) were investigated. ...  Read More

147. Response of Different Citrus Genotypes to Continuous Flooding Conditions

Reza Partiya; Reza Fotouhi Ghazvini; Reza Fifaei; Mahmood Ghasemnezhad

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, , Pages 253-263

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2018.259255.245

Abstract
  Hypoxia is a potential threat to various horticultural cropsin lands prone to flooding. Citrus is mostly known as a sub-tropical crop that is often exposed to environmental stresses. In order to evaluate response of six different citrus genotypes, including sour orange, rough lemon, Trifoliate orange, ...  Read More

148. Evaluation of the Modified VegSyst Model to Simulate Growth, Nitrogen Uptake and Evapotranspiration of Pumpkin (Cucurbita pepo L.) Under Different Management Practices

Mohammad Reza Naderi; Mohammad Bannayan; Morteza Goldani; Amin Alizadeh

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2017, , Pages 273-301

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2018.242409.207

Abstract
  Simulation models can be used for predicting crop behavior under various environmental conditions and management practices. By prediction of crop behavior, it may be possible to adopt management practices which can maximize crop growth and yield. In this study, the VegSyst model which was introduced ...  Read More

149. Enhancing the Quality and Yield of European Borage (Borago officinalis) by Simultaneous Application of Granulated Compost, Vermicompost and Mycorrhiza

Zahra Shahbazi; Amin Salehi; Saeid Hazrati; Mohsen Movahedi dehnavi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2019, , Pages 283-298

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2019.274604.281

Abstract
  The application of organic fertilizers alone or in combination with bio-fertilizers is important for sustainable agriculture, healthy agricultural production and restoring soil quality. Compost, vermicompost and mycorrhiza amendments could improve soil quality and plant yield. However, little is known ...  Read More

150. Evaluation of allelopathic activity of 68 medicinal and wild plant species of Iran by Sandwich method

Somaye Amini; Majid Azizi; Mohammad Reza Joharchi; Farid Moradinezhad

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 243-253

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2016.62923

Abstract
  This experiment was conducted in Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, in 2011 to investigate the allelopathic potential of 68 medicinal and wild plant species belong to 19 plant families grown in Iran. Results showed that among examined plants, stigma and style of Crocus sativus,leaves of Artemisia kopetdaghensis, ...  Read More