Vol. 9, Issue 5 (2021)
Qualitative and post-harvest studies on tuberose
Author(s): Hasna PM and Meera Manjusha AV
Abstract: An experiment was carried out at the department of Floriculture and Landscaping, College of Agriculture, Padannakkad, Kasaragod to evaluate tuberose varieties for qualitative and post- harvest characters during the period of 2019-2020. The experiment was laid out in randomized block design using ten varieties and three replications. In the present study concrete recovery ranges from 0.117 to 0.012 %. Maximum concrete obtained from the variety Arka Sugandhi (0.117%). Longest vase life were recorded in variety Culcutta Double (8.53 days) followed by Arka Suvasini (8.13 days) which are significantly on par. Fresh weight of spike found to be maximum in Arka Suvasini (133.52 g). Amount of water uptake recorded highest in Arka Niranthara (10.80 ml).
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How to cite this article:
Hasna PM, Meera Manjusha AV. Qualitative and post-harvest studies on tuberose. Int J Chem Stud 2021;9(5):15-18.