adventitious root


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adventitious root

[‚ad·ven′tish·əs ′rüt]
(botany)
A root that arises from any plant part other than the primary root (radicle) or its branches.
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(2016) demonstrated that in tomato plants, auxin promotes the development of adventitious roots through the accumulation of NO, which, in turn, induces the expression of the genes responsible for the formation of adventitious roots.
This accumulation, in the presence of rooting hormone and moist substrate covered by a plastic sheet, stimulates the development of adventitious roots in the area of the wound.
Significant effects of NaCl X P on adventitious root length was clearly demonstrated (Table 2), though adventitious root length was reduced with salinity, it increased by P treatment within concentrations of NaCl less than or equal to 50 mM only (Table 2).
For the purpose, adventitious roots of nine different cultivars from Date Palm Research Station, Jhang were collected and 2 cm piece form each root-shoot junction was placed in formalin acetic alcohol solution.
Root induction and acclimatization: The study on induction of adventitious roots in lentil is highly important from practical point, since previous studies suggests difficulty in rooting of lentil microcuttings (Bajaj and Dhanju, 1979; Singh and Raghuvanshi, 1989; Saxena and King, 1987; Polanco et al., 1988; Mallick and Rashid, 1989; Malik and Saxena, 1992; Warkentin and McHughen, 1993; Polanco and Ruiz, 1997, 2001; Fratini and Ruiz, 2002; Fratini et al., 2003; Khawar and Ozcan, 2002a; Sarker et al., 2003; Khawar et al., 2004; Sevimay et al., 2005).
(2008) observed that wild-ginseng adventitious root meal supplementation (5 g/kg) in growing-finishing pig diets increased meat WHC while decreasing WHC when 15 g/kg wild-ginseng adventitious root meal supplementation was fed.
Adventitious root, tillering counts, plant height (cm), and root and plant dry weight (mg/plant) of winter wheat for 3 opening configurations in 2004-05 and 2005-06 Means within a column followed by the same letters are not significantly different at P = 0.05 Cropping Growth stage Treatments Adventitious Tillering season root counts 2004-05 Winter dormancy Strip-chop 5.5ab 2.0a (25 Nov.
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We initially tested the procedure by monitoring, during up to 3 wk, the growth of the adventitious root system of stem cuttings from the three parental genotypes.
Temperature effects on adventitious root development in blue grama seedlings.