publication . Article . 2017

Effect of Gibberellic Acid under Deficit Irrigation on Physicochemical and Shelf Life Attributes of Pomegranate Fruit (cv. Shahvar)

yahya selahvarzi; Z. Zamani; A.R. Talaie; M.R. Fattahi Moghaddam;
Open Access Persian
  • Published: 01 Feb 2017 Journal: Majallah-i ̒Ulum-i Bāghbānī (issn: 2008-4730, eissn: 2423-3986, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Ferdowsi University of Mashhad
Abstract
Introduction: Pomegranate (Punica granatum L.) belonging to the family Punicaceae, native to subtropical regions of Iran and adapted to arid or semi arid climates with mild winters. Pomegranate is fairly drought tolerant but requires regular irrigation to produce high yield and fruit weight. Large parts of Iran within the boundaries of central deserts (Dasht-e-kavir and Kavir-e-Loot) have arid or semi-arid conditions which make them suitable for pomegranate production. However drought crisis and water resources restriction are very serious in these areas. Materials and Methods: This experiment was conducted on 7-year old pomegranate cv. Shahvar trees from 2013 t...
Subjects
Medical Subject Headings: food and beverages
free text keywords: Fruit cracking, Stop watering, Total anthocyanin, Water requirement, Yield., Agriculture (General), S1-972
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