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Acetyl salicylic acid (Aspirin) and salicylic acid induce multiple stress tolerance in bean and tomato plants
The hypothesis that physiologically activeconcentrations of salicylic acid (SA) and itsderivatives can confer stress tolerance in plants wasevaluated using bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) andtomatoExpand
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Salicylic Acid Induces Salinity Tolerance in Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum cv. Roma): Associated Changes in Gas Exchange, Water Relations and Membrane Stabilisation
The present study investigates the role of salicylic acid (SA) in inducing plant tolerance to salinity. The application of 0.1 mM SA to tomato [Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.] plants via rootExpand
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Tissue Culture Studies of Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
Tomato is a major vegetable crop that has achieved tremendous popularity over the last century. It is grown in almost every country of the world. Development of protocols for in vitro selection canExpand
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Benzoic acid may act as the functional group in salicylic acid and derivatives in the induction of multiple stress tolerance in plants
Benzoic acid, sulfosalicylic acid and methyl salicylic acid wereevaluated for their regulatory role in inducing multiple stress tolerance inbean (Phaseolus vulgaris cv Brown Beauty) andExpand
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Genetic fidelity and viability of Anigozanthos viridis following tissue culture, cold storage and cryopreservation
Abstract The effects of long-term storage conditions on the viability and genetic fidelity of plant somatic tissues are poorly known. In this study, the effects of three storage methods (tissueExpand
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Uniconazole-Induced Chilling Tolerance in Tomato and its Relationship to Antioxidant Content
Summary Five-week old tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum L. cv. UC-82) seedlings were chilled at 4°C for 4 days at a 16 h light and 8 dark cycle. The leaves of chilled plants showed a loss of turgor,Expand
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Smoke-saturated water promotes somatic embryogenesis in geranium
The effect of smoke saturated-water (SSW) on somatic embryogenesis was studied using geranium hypocotyl culture as a model system. Treatment of explants with 10% SSW or the inclusion of SSW withExpand
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Stereochemical arrangement of hydroxyl groups in sugar and polyalcohol molecules as an important factor in effective cryopreservation.
The efficacy of several sugars and polyalcohols in preculture medium was investigated using Anigozanthos viridis ssp terraspectans Hopper (Haemodoraceae), a threatened plant species endemic to theExpand
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Benzoic acid induces tolerance to biotic stress caused by Phytophthora cinnamomi in Banksia attenuata
Banksia attenuata plants were treated with soil drenches or foliar sprays of benzoic acid (BZA) to determine induced resistance to Phytophthora cinnamomi. Stems of B. attenuata were inoculated withExpand
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