By N.K. Srinivasa Rao,K.S. Shivashankara,R.H. Laxman

ISBN-10: 8132227239

ISBN-13: 9788132227236

This booklet brings jointly contemporary advances within the region of abiotic rigidity tolerance in quite a few greens, fruit vegetation, plantation vegetation and tuber plants. the most demanding situations to enhancing the productiveness of horticultural vegetation are the differing kinds of abiotic stresses normally brought on by weather switch on the neighborhood and international point. warmth, drought, chilly and salinity are the main abiotic stresses that adversely impact development and productiveness and will set off a chain of morphological, physiological, biochemical and molecular adjustments in a variety of horticultural crops. 
To date, there are not any books overlaying horticultural crop-specific abiotic tension tolerance mechanisms and their administration. Addressing that hole, the booklet is split into 2 sections, the 1st of which highlights contemporary advances within the basic facets of abiotic rigidity tolerance just like the function of hormones, reactive oxygen species, seed remedies, molecular mechanisms of warmth tolerance and heavy steel toxicity, whereas the second one specializes in the abiotic tension tolerance mechanisms of varied greens, fruit vegetation, plantation vegetation and tuber vegetation. It contains complete discussions of fruit vegetation like mango, grapes, banana, litchi and arid region end result; greens plants like tomato, capsicum, onion and tuber plants; and plantation plants like coconut, areca nut, oil palm and black pepper. one of the thoughts for plant rigidity survival, examples of either avoidance and tolerance proper to specific plants are tested intimately, supported via chosen accomplished case stories of development. As such, the publication deals a priceless source suited to scientists and graduate scholars operating within the fields of crop development, genetic engineering, and the abiotic tension tolerance of horticultural crops.


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