Journal of Plant Sciences

Volume 11, Issue 2, April 2023

  • DNA Extraction from Heartwood and Quick Species Authentication Using Real-Time PCR: A Case Study of the Rosewood (Pterocarpus Indicus)

    Zhang Jihong, Wang Jiaying, Xu Ying, Lv Xiaoling, Wei Jianhua, Ma Ming, Cui Junxia

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 2, April 2023
    Pages: 28-34
    Received: 20 March 2023
    Accepted: 4 April 2023
    Published: 27 April 2023
    Abstract: Illegal logging, felling and timber trade have continued to increase over the past two decades, leading to a decline in forest biodiversity and the extinction of some wood species. Pterocarpus indicus Willd., listed in the National Standards of the People’s Republic of China for Hongmu (GB/T 18107-2017), is widely used in production of high-end fur... Show More
  • Performance Evaluation of Potato Genotypes for Yield, Yield Related Traits in Bale High Lands South Eastern Ethiopia

    Getachew Asefa, Mohammed Beriso, Gemmechu Ijigu

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 2, April 2023
    Pages: 35-38
    Received: 14 November 2022
    Accepted: 26 December 2022
    Published: 18 May 2023
    Abstract: Potato is an important food security crop in the world spacially for Africa, specifically Ethiopia which ranked 9th in potato production in Africa. Bale Zone South Eastern Ethiopia is known for potato production both in irrigation and rainfed. Howevere, the productivity of the crop is low due to many factors among which lack of improved potato vari... Show More