Evaluation of drought tolerance in faba bean (Vicia faba
Such plants include maize (Zea mays), barley (Hordeum vulgare), tomato (Lycopersicon), mouse-ear cress (Arabidopsis thaliana), soybean (Glycine max), broad bean (Vicia faba
), spiderwort (Tradescantia), onion (Allium cepa), Hawk's beard (Crepis capillaris), lily (Lilium), pea (Pisum sativum), and tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum).
L.) (Liu et al., 1996), 20 variants were detected in barley (Saghai-Maroof et al., 1990), and 20 variants were observed in a single Vicia faba
Seeds of faba bean (Vicia faba
) obtained from Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture, Alexandria University, were sterilized with 5% hypochlorite for 5 min washed extensively with distilled water and were placed on a filter paper in 9 cm Petri dishes, moistured with distilled water, germinated for two days, then seeds were transferred to plastic pots (15 cm3) filled with vermiculite soil.
Faba bean (Vicia faba
L.) crop is one of the most extensively cultivated pulses in the Arabian region.
Studies on sowing depth for chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.), faba bean (Vicia faba
L.) and lentil (Lens culinaris Medik) in a Mediterranean-type environment of south-western Australia.
McCartan, 1997, personal communication) just as it is seemingly in other legumes for which there are data for reproductive abscission patterns (e.g., soybean, Wiebold et al., 1981; faba bean, Vicia faba
L., Clifford et al., 1990).
2004) and alleviate Vicia faba
root tip cells exposed to cadmium stress (Ma et al.
3.4% N) and faba bean (Vicia faba
L.4.0% N); Maltaflor(R)- spezial (4.7% N); and Rizi-Korn (5.3% N) (Tab.1) were each tested in four different types of soils whose characteristics are described in table 2 below.
The interrelationship between yield and yield components in faba bean (Vicia faba
L.) under two water conditions.
Effects of ascorbic acid (AsA) were investigated on Vicia faba
roots exposed to different concentration of Pb (NO3)2.
(2007) described an increase in MBC contents under inter-cropping of wheat and faba bean (Vicia faba