Journal of Plant Sciences

Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021

  • Incidence and Distribution of African Cassava Mosaic Virus in the Guinea Savannah Vegetation zone of Nigeria

    Tolani Adegbite Okelola, Shatu Wudiri Asala, Akeem Abolade Oyerinde, Oladapo Oluwatobi Folarin

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 1-8
    Received: Oct. 31, 2020
    Accepted: Dec. 01, 2020
    Published: Jan. 12, 2021
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    Abstract: African Cassava Mosaic Virus (ACMV) is one of the major diseases affecting cassava production in Sub-Saharan Africa. A survey was conducted between August and September 2019 in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Niger and Benue states of the Guinea savannah vegetation zone of Nigeria, where cassava is predominantly cultivated, to assess the incid... Show More
  • AMMI Analysis for Grain Yield Stability in Lentil Genotypes Tested in the Highlands of Bale, Southeastern Ethiopia

    Tadele Tadesse, Gashaw Sefera, Belay Asmare, Amanuel Tekalign

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 9-12
    Received: Dec. 30, 2020
    Accepted: Jan. 15, 2021
    Published: Jan. 30, 2021
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    Abstract: Lentil (Lens culinaris Medik.) as grain legumes it ranks seventh and it is a valuable source of dietary protein. Genotype x environment interaction is the main determinant in identifying genotypes with wider adaptation. A total of seventeen lentil genotypes was used in this study, where the evaluation was made at Sinana and Agarfa for three years 2... Show More
  • Biodiversity and Phytosociological Analysis of Plants in Wadi Al-Quf Nursery Reserve North - Western of Hebron City in Palestine

    Jehad Mahmoud Hussein Ighbareyeh, Asma Abdel-Raheem Ahmad Suliemieh, Azhar Mousa Abu Ayash, Maen Nimer Sheqwara, Ana Cano Ortiz, Eusebio Cano Carmona

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 13-24
    Received: Jul. 17, 2020
    Accepted: Aug. 03, 2020
    Published: Mar. 04, 2021
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    Abstract: This paper presents a vegetation study of the Wadi Al-Quf Nursery Reserve territories of the west-north of Hebron-Palestine. These site is a very important at a local level of species of plant and flora with a high endemicity average. The floristic analysis revealed the existence of 82 species, of which 16 (19.51%) are endemic and ninety plots of v... Show More
  • Allelopathy of Sorghum Residues on Weed Establishment Is Affected by Hybrid, Phenolic Acid Contents and Environment

    Robert John Kremer, Timothy Martin Reinbott

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 25-31
    Received: Jan. 04, 2021
    Accepted: Mar. 05, 2021
    Published: Mar. 17, 2021
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    Abstract: Sorghum species are well known for allelopathic potential toward weeds and other crops. Sorghum above-ground residues mediate allelopathic activity through production and release of many allelochemicals including phenolic acids. Information is limited on selection of grain sorghum hybrids with high allelopathic potential and assessment of sorghum r... Show More