Journal of Horticultural Sciences

Journal of Horticultural Sciences

Publisher: Society for Promotion of Horticulture-Indian Institute of Horticultural Research
Editor: Dr. Leela Sahijram
Online ISSN: Applied, Print ISSN: 0973-354x
Frequency: Biannual


Journal of Horticultural Sciences, an international journal, is the official publication of Society for Promotion of Horticulture (SPH). It covers basic and applied aspect of original research on all branches of horticulture and other cognate disciplines, which promotes horticulture in its broadest sense. Its goals are to apprise horticultural scientists and others interested in horticulture of scientific and industrial developments and extension findings.

Table of Contents

Vol 11, No 2 (2016)


Molecular Mechanisms Involved in Biosynthesis and Regulation of Carotenoids in Plants
P. Shilpa, K. V. Ravishankar, K. S. Shivashankara, A. T. Sadashiva, N. Sunil Kumar
 Vol 11, No 2 (2016), Pagination: 91-103
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Research Article

PGPR in Managing Root Rot Disease and Enhancing Growth in Mandarin (Citrus reticulata Blanco.) Seedlings
B. N. Chakraborty, S. Allay, A. P. Chakraborty, U. Chakraborty
 Vol 11, No 2 (2016), Pagination: 104-115
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A Rapid Protocol for Somatic Embryogenesis Mediated Regeneration in Banana (Musa Spp.) Cv. Nendran
R. S. Lekshmi, K. B. Soni, Swapna Alex, Deepa S. Nair, Lekha Sreekantan, B. R. Reghunath
 Vol 11, No 2 (2016), Pagination: 116-123
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G × E Interaction and Heterosis in Elite Tomato Hybrids for Growth, Earliness and Fruit Parameters in Diverse Agro-Climatic Zones of Punjab
Naveen Garg, S. K. Jindal, M. S. Dhaliwal, D. S. Cheema
 Vol 11, No 2 (2016), Pagination: 124-130
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Effect of Cane Regulation and GA3 Spray on Berry Thinning in 'Thompson Seedless' Grape (Vitis vinifera L.)
S. D. Shikhamany, Swapnil V. Borade, Sanjay K. Jeughale, Suryakant Y. Patil
 Vol 11, No 2 (2016), Pagination: 131-142
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Standardization of an in Vitro Regeneration Protocol in Gerbera (Gerbera jamesonii Bolus Ex. Hooker F.)
Koushik Dutta, Subhendu S. Gantait
 Vol 11, No 2 (2016), Pagination: 143-150
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Growth and Yield Performance of Hybrid Hot Pepper, Chilli (Capsicum annuum L.) as Influenced by Fertigation and Polyethylene Mulching
G. Chandramohan Reddy, S. S. Hebbar, A. K. Nair, H. B. Raghupathy, A. P. Mallikarjuna Gowda, K. Umesha
 Vol 11, No 2 (2016), Pagination: 151-155
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Effect of Growth Regulators on Rooting of Cuttings in Pomegranate (Punica granatum L.) Cv. 'Bhagwa'
Y. Ahmad Seiar
 Vol 11, No 2 (2016), Pagination: 156-160
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Evaluation of Lilium Hybrids (Lilium x hybrida) for Growth, Flowering and Bulb Attributes in the Hilly Regions of Uttarakhand
Narendra Singh Bhandari, Ranjan Srivastava, Versha Goshwami
 Vol 11, No 2 (2016), Pagination: 161-165
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Effect of Calcium, Boron and Sorbitol on Fruit-Set, Yield and Quality in Mango Cv. Himsagar
H. D. Talang, P. Dutta, C. Mukhim, S. Patil
 Vol 11, No 2 (2016), Pagination: 166-169
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Marker-Trait Association for Fruit Characters in Mango (Mangifera indica L.) Cultivars
B. Padmakar, M. R. Dinesh, K. V. Ravishankar
 Vol 11, No 2 (2016), Pagination: 170-178
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Short Communication

Cross-Infectivity of Ralstonia solanacearum from Marigold Grown in Andaman Islands
K. Sakthivel, V. Baskaran, K. Abirami, K. Manigundan, R. K. Gautam
 Vol 11, No 2 (2016), Pagination: 179-181
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Effect of Different Packages on Quality and Extension of Shelf-Life in Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum L. Mill.)
S. Bhuvaneswari, T. H. Singh, A. T. Sadhashiva
 Vol 11, No 2 (2016), Pagination: 182-185
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