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- Singh, N.B., et al. Show all 2 Author
- Scientia horticulturae 2015 v.192 pp. 211-217
- Solanum lycopersicum; benzoic acid; electrolytes; enzyme activity; greenhouses; hydroponics; indole acetic acid; lipid peroxidation; nitrate reductase; oxidative stress; proline; reactive oxygen species; roots; seedlings; shoots; stress tolerance; sugar content; tomatoes; toxicity
- ... The present study investigates the alleviation of allelochemical stress induced by benzoic acid (BA), an autotoxic compound, by exogenous indole acetic acid (IAA) in tomato seedlings. The experiment was conducted in hydroponic culture in glass house conditions. BA was applied 0.5 and 1.0mM concentrations with and without IAA (1.0mM). Root and shoot length, fresh and dry weight, pigment, protein, s ...