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- Viktória Bőhm; Dávid Fekete; Gábor Balázs; László Gáspár; Noémi Kappel
- Acta biologica Hungarica 2017 v.68 no.4 pp. 412-427
- Cucurbita maxima; Cucurbita moschata; Lagenaria siceraria; grafting (plants); irrigation; leaf area; leaves; photosynthesis; phytomass; rootstocks; salinity; salt stress; salt tolerance; seedlings; sodium; sodium chloride; squashes; stress tolerance; transpiration; watermelons
- ... In order to evaluate the salinity tolerance of grafted watermelon, two sets of experiments were conducted in a growing chamber where ‘Esmeralda’ varieties were grafted onto interspecific squash (Cucurbita maxima Duch. × Cucurbita moschata Duch.) and Lagenaria siceraria rootstocks. Both non-grafted and self-garfted plants were used for control. For salt stress, 2.85 and 4.28 mM/l substrate doses of ...