Essays about: "tolerance stress plant"

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  1. 21. Role of Brassinosteroids in plant growth promotion and stress tolerance during primingmediated by beneficial bacteria

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Plant Biology and Forest Genetics (until 131231)

    Author : Oscar Javier Parra Pachon; [2011]
    Keywords : Brassinosteroids ; Bacillus amyloliquefasciens; priming; arabidopsis thaliana;

    Abstract : Brassinosteroids (BR) are plant hormones widely distributed throughout the plant kingdom inlow concentrations and with structural homology to animal and insect steroids. BR are involvedin numerous physiological processes, and they also fulfill an antagonistic role in anti-herbivorystructure formation in tomato (Campos et al., 2009). READ MORE

  2. 22. Frost hardiness of some New Zealand shrubs

    University essay from SLU/Horticulture

    Author : Sture Bengtsson; [2007]
    Keywords : frost; frost hardiness; frost resistance; freezing tolerance; freezing resistance; winter hardiness; cold hardiness; freeze test; frost injury; frost injury assessment; cold acclimation; new zealand shrubs; new zealand flora; plant stress physiology; electrolyte leakage; index of injury; LT50; visual injury assessment; olearia; coprosma; podocarpus; buxus; taxus;

    Abstract : Frost resistances, LT50, were decided for stems and leaves of several New Zealand woody plants belonging to Olearia (Asteraceae), Coprosma (Rubiaceae) and Podocarpus (Podocarpaceae). That was part of the aims, which included trying to find species potentially winter hardy in southern coastal Sweden and study methods for frost hardiness assessment. READ MORE