April 2011

April 2011 [5(4) 2011]

Table of Contents
Australian Journal of Crop Science

Southern Cross Publishing Group©2011

Diversity of physic nut (Jatropha curcas) in Malaysia: application of DIVA-geographic information system and cluster analysis

Mahmoodreza Shabanimofrad, Mohd Rafii Yusop, Mohd Said Saad, Puteri Edaroyati Megat Wahab, Alireza Biabanikhanehkahdani and M.A. Latif

Pages 361-368  Full text PDF

Architectural plasticity, photosynthesis and growth responses of velvetleaf (Abutilon theophrasti Medicus) plants to water stress in a semi-arid environment

Anestis Karkanis, Dimitrios Bilalis, Aspasia Efthimiadou

Pages 369-374  Full text PDF

Biochemical responses of Gouan (Aeluropus littoralis) to heavy metals stress

Leila Rastgoo, Abbas Alemzadeh

Pages 375-383  Full text PDF

Combining abilities and inheritance of yield components in influential Upland cotton varieties

Huangjun Lu, Gerald O. Myers

Pages 384-390  Full text PDF

Organogenesis from seedling derived leaf explants of primrose (Primula heterochroma Stapf.) as a scarce Iranian plant

Yousef Hamidoghli, Ali Reza Noroozi Sharaf
and Hedayat zakizadeh

Pages 391-395  Full text PDF

Review article

Annual intercrops: an alternative pathway for sustainable agriculture

A.S. Lithourgidis, C.A. Dordas, C.A. Damalas, D.N. Vlachostergios

Pages 396-410  Full text PDF
Review article

Relevance of TILLING in plant genomics

Muhammad Rashid, Guangyuan He, Yang Guanxiao and Ziaf Khurram

Pages 411-420  Full text PDF

Germination improvement and a-amylase and -1,3-glucanase activity in dormant and non-dormant seeds of Oregano (Origanum vulgare)

H. Dehghanpour Farashah, R. Tavakkol Afshari, F. Sharifzadeh, S. Chavoshinasab

Pages 421-427  Full text PDF

Overexpression of HvNHX2, a vacuolar Na+/H+ antiporter gene from barley, improves salt tolerance in Arabidopsis thaliana

F. Bayat, B. Shiran, D. V. Belyaev

Pages 428-432  Full text PDF

Study on some morphological and physical characteristics of tomato used in mass models to characterize best post harvesting options

Amin Taheri-Garavand, Shahin Rafiee, Alireza Keyhani

Pages 433-438  Full text PDF

Inheritance of resistance to Pythium ultimum in safflower determined by generation means analysis

Mozaffar Ghaderi, Mohammadhadi Pahlevani and Seied Esmail Razavi

Pages 439-446  Full text PDF

Characterization of nine alfalfa varieties for differences in ovule numbers and ovule sterility

Xiaojuan Wang, Xiaoxia Li, Jingwen Zhang, Guanghui Feng, Shuzhen Zhang, Lichun Huang, Renying Zhuo, Liang Jin

Pages 447-452  Full text PDF

Evaluation of the reaction of Sagitaria trifolia (arrowhead) and some rice cultivars to Fusarium equiseti

Mohammad Reza Safari Motlagh and Peyman Sharifi

Pages 453-457  Full text PDF

Remediation of salt-affected soil by gypsum and farmyard manure - Importance for the production of Jasmine rice

Suriyan Cha-um, Yuthasak Pokasombat, Chalermpol Kirdmanee

Pages 458-465  Full text PDF
The determination of direct and indirect effects of carbon isotope discrimination, stomatal characteristics and water use efficiency on grain yield in wheat using sequential path analysis

Hamid Khazaie, S Mohammady, Philippe Monneveux and Frederick Stoddard

Pages 466-472  Full text PDF

Physical, mechanical and aerodynamic properties of Acorn (Quercus suber L.) as potentials for development of processing machines

Mahbobeh Fos'hat, Vahid Etemad, Seyed Mohammad Taghi Gharibzahedi, Mohammad Ghahderijani

Pages 473-478  Full text PDF

In vitro propagation and Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of safflower (Carthamus tinctorius L.) using a bacterial mutated aroA gene

Javad Motamedi , Alireza Zebarjadi, Danial Kahrizi, Ali Hatef Salmanian

Pages 479-486  Full text PDF

Evaluation of drought tolerance in bread wheat genotypes under dryland and supplemental irrigation conditions

Mohtasham Mohammadi, Rahmatollah Karimizadeh and Moslem Abdipour

Pages 487-493  Full text PDF

Peroxidase activity in response to applying natural antioxidant of essential oils in some leafy vegetables

Seyyed Javad Mousavizadeh, Shahram Sedaghathoor

Pages 494-499  Full text PDF