AJPS  Vol.8 No.9 , August 2017
Micropropagation of Carob (Ceratonia silique L.) through Adventitious Buds of Immature Embryonic Cotyledons
ABSTRACT
Adventitious budding from embryonic cotyledons of immature seeds of carob was obtained. The combination of BAP (4.44 μM) and NAA (1.5 μM) furthered the neoformation of adventitious buds. These latter were multiplied on MS medium added with BAP (2.22 μM). Stems and leaves growing were improved by adding 2.02 μM GA3. Elongation was favored by 0.5 μM NAA. 70% of rooting was obtained with 10 μM IBA.
Cite this paper
Bouzdoudi, B. , Saïdi, R. , El Ansari, Z. , El Kbiach, M. , Martin, P. , Badoc, A. and Lamarti, A. (2017) Micropropagation of Carob (Ceratonia silique L.) through Adventitious Buds of Immature Embryonic Cotyledons. American Journal of Plant Sciences, 8, 2180-2195. doi: 10.4236/ajps.2017.89146.
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