1. Genetic Diversity and Population Structure of Iranian tulips revealed by EST-SSR and NBS-LRR Markers

Ali Pourkhaloee; Morteza Khosh-Khui; Paul Arens; Hassan Salehi; Hooman Razi; Ali Niazi; Alireza Afsharifar; Jaap van Tuyl

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2017, , Pages 167-182

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2018.252004.217

Abstract
  The genus Tulipa L. (Liliaceae) comprises about 100 species and Iran is considered as one of the main origins of tulips. In this research, genetic diversity and population structure of 27 wild populations of tulips collected from Iran were studied by 15 highly polymorphic and reproducible expressed sequenced ...  Read More

2. Seasonal changes in some physiological and biochemical responses of six groundcover plants

Somayeh Esmaeili; Hassan Salehi; Morteza Khosh-Khui

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2017, , Pages 105-116

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2018.216412.151

Abstract
  Landscape groundcover plants are a diverse group of trailing or spreading species that naturally form continuous soil coverage.Ground cover plants that were used in this study consisted of vegetative propagules of: Vinca minor L. ٬Variegatum’, Vinca minor L. ٬Green’, Oxalis brasiliensis ...  Read More

3. 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

4. Efficacy of Spraying a Mixture of Amino Acids on the Physiological and Morphological Characteristics of Tuberose (Polianthes tuberosa L.)

Zahra Afifipour; Morteza Khosh-Khui

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Autumn 2015, , Pages 199-204

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2015.56436

Abstract
  Tuberose (Polianthes tuberosa L.) is one of the most important cut flowers in Iran. This research was conducted to investigate the effects of spraying a mixture of amino acids on the physiological and morphological characteristics of tuberose. The experiment was carried out in two successive years (2009 ...  Read More

5. Pupae are excellent explants with low microbial contamination and high regeneration frequency for micropropagation of Freesia ×hybrida Bailey 'Argenta'

Ali Pourkhaloee; Morteza Khosh-Khui

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Spring 2015, , Pages 97-109

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2015.54268

Abstract
  Two separate factorial experiments were conducted to study the effects of explant sources, plant growth regulators, sucrose concentrations, and light conditions on in vitro cormlet formation of freesia (Freesia ×hybrida Bailey 'Argenta'). Interestingly, it was observed that the pupae had lower ...  Read More

6. Improvement in vase life of cut rose cv. “Dolce Vita” by preharvest foliar application of calcium chloride and salicylic acid

Mehdi Abdolmaleki; Morteza Khosh-Khui; Saeid Eshghi; Asghar Ramezanian

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Spring 2015, , Pages 55-66

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2015.54264

Abstract
  Rosa hybrida L. is an important commercial cut flower. Salicylic acid (SA) and calcium chloride (CaCl2) act as endogenous signal molecules responsible for growth parameters in plants. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of preharvest SA and CaCl2 treatments in extending the vase life of ...  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. Biotechnology of Scented Roses: A Review

Morteza Khosh-Khui

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Spring 2014, , Pages 1-20

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/ijhst.2014.50515

Abstract
  Scented rose species are very important in the genus Rosa due to their use in highly-prized essential oil production and as garden roses. The fragrance of the rose flower (attar) captured by extraction is one of the most valuable flavor and fragrance products. A comprehensive study of the papers published ...  Read More