##plugins.themes.bootstrap3.article.main##

Hemraj Meena Ram Swaroop Meena Bhalendra Singh Rajput Sandeep Kumar

Abstract

An experiment was conducted during kharif season of 2014, aims of the experiment were to investigate suitable sowing environment and bio-regulator and its effect on clusterbean (Cyamopsis tetragonoloba (L.) Taub.), experimental treatments were applied foliar spray of thiourea (500, 1000 ppm) and salicylic acid (50, 100 ppm) at 45 and 60 days after sowing under normal (15 July) and late (30 July) sowing environments. Normal sowing performed well as compared to late sowing, in respect to all morphology and yield parameters. Amongst foliar spray, significantly higher plant height (100.17 cm), number of branches per plant (7.99), leaf area index (4.85), seed yield (9.19 q/ha) and harvest index (29.39) were recorded in foliar spray of thiourea 500 ppm as compared to all other bio-regulators spray level. Similarly, salicylic acid 100 ppm found statistically at par with thiourea 500 ppm foliar spray at 45 and 60 DAS. Impacts of climate change have significant reflections on clusterbean productivity. Sowing dates plays a vital role to determining the productivity of clusterbean with bio-regulators spray by controlling the environmental factors.

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

##plugins.themes.bootstrap3.article.details##

##plugins.themes.bootstrap3.article.details##

Keywords

Clusterbean, Salicylic acid, Sowing environments, Thiourea

References
Atta-aly, M.A., Riad, G.S., Lacheene, Z. El-S and Beltagy, A.S. (2000). Early application of ethrel extends tomato fruit cell division and increases fruit size and yield with ripening delay. Journal of Plant Growth Regulator, 18:15-25.
Dadhich, R.K. and Meena, R.S. (2014). Performance of Indian mustard (Brassica juncea L.) in response to foliar spray of thiourea and thioglycollic acid under different irrigation levels. Indian Journal of Ecology, 41 (2): 376 - 378.
Dadhich, R.K., Reager, M.L., Kansoti, B.C. and Meena, R.S. (2014). Efficacy of growth substances on mustard (Brassica juncea L.) under hyper arid environmental condition of Rajasthan. The Ecoscan., 8 (3 & 4): 269-272.
Dadhich, R.K., Meena, R.S., Reager, M.L. and Kansotia, B.C. (2015a). Response of bio-regulators to yield and quality of Indian mustard (Brassica juncea L. Czernj. and Cosson) under different irrigation environments. Journal of Applied and Natural Science. 7 (1) : 52 – 57.
Dadhich, R.K., Reager, M.L., Meena, R.S. and Kansotia. B.C. (2015b). Effect of foliar spray of thiourea and thioglycollic acid on mustard (Brassica juncea L.). Bioinfolet. 12(1A): 10-13.
Gomez, K.A. and Gomaz, A.A. (1984). Statistical Procedures for Agricultural Research. John Wiley and Sons, Singapore.
Gouri, V., Reddy, R., Narayansimha, S.B.S., Rao, Y.A. (2005). Thermal requirement of rabi groundnut in Southern Telangana Zone of Andhra Pradesh. Journal of Agrometeorology. 7(1):09-94.
Hayat, S. and Ahmad, A. (2007). Salicylic Acid: A Plant Hormone. Springer Publishers, Dordrecht, the Nether-lands Pp 1-371.
Jackson, M.L. (1973). Soil Chemical Analysis. Prentice Hall of Inc. Engle Chiffs. New Jersey.
Leong, S.K., Ong, C.K. (1983). The influence of temperature and soil water deficit on the development and morphol-ogy of peanuts (Arachis hypogaea L.). Journal of Ex-perimental Biotechnology, 34: 1551–1561.
Meena, R.S. and Yadav, R.S. (2013). Groundnut yields as influenced by heat unit efficiency, fertility levels and varieties under different growing environment in hyper arid of Rajasthan. Indian Journal of Ecology, 40(1):110-114.
Meena, R.S., and Meena, H.R. (2015). Role of Bio-regulators in Clusterbean (Cyamopsis tetragonoloba L.) productivity. Annals of Agri-Bio Research, 20 (1) : 37-39.
Meena, R.S., Yadav, R.S. and Meena, V.S. (2013). Heat Unit Efficiency of Groundnut Varieties in Scattered Planting with Various Fertility Levels. The Bioscan, 8(4):1189-1192.
Meena, R.S., Yadav, R.S., Reager, M.L., De, N., Meena, V.S., Verma, J.P., Verma, S.K. and Kansotia, B.C. (2015a). Temperature use efficiency and yield of groundnut varieties in response to sowing dates and fertility levels in western dry zone of India. American Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 7(3): 170-177.
Meena, R.S. and Yadav, R.S. (2014). Phenological perform-ance of groundnut varieties under sowing environments in hyper arid zone of Rajasthan, India. Journal of Ap-plied and Natural Science, 6 (2): 344-348.
Meena, R.S., Meena V.S., Meena, S.K., and Verma, J.P. (2015b). Towards the plant stress mitigate the agricultural productivity: a book review. Journal of Cleaner Production, 102:552-553.
Meena, V.K., Kaushik, M.K. and Meena, R.S. (2014a). Re-sponse of Clusterbean [Cyamopsis tetragonoloba (L.)] to growth substances in sub-tropical climate of Rajast-han. Indian Journal of Ecology. 41(1): 190-191.
Meena, V.K., Kaushik, M.K., Meena, RS., Meena, V.S., and Meena, B.P. (2014b). Effect of growth regulators on clusterbean [Cyamopsis tetragonoloba (L.)] Growth under Aravali hills environment in Rajasthan. The Bio-scan, 9(2): 547-550.
Subbiah, B.V., and Asija, G.L. (1956). A rapid procedure for the determination of available nitrogen in soils. Current Sciences, 25: 259-260.
Walkey, A., and Black, I.A. (1947). Rapid titration method for organic carbon of soils. Soil Science, 37:29-32.
Citation Format
How to Cite
Meena, H., Meena, R. S., Rajput, B. S., & Kumar, S. (2016). Response of bio-regulators to morphology and yield of clusterbean [Cyamopsis tetragonoloba (L.) Taub.] under different sowing environments. Journal of Applied and Natural Science, 8(2), 715-718. https://doi.org/10.31018/jans.v8i2.863
More Citation Formats:
Section
Research Articles