Comparison of Stevia plants grown from seeds, cuttings and stem-tip cultures for growth and sweet diterpene glucosides

@article{Tamura1984ComparisonOS,
  title={Comparison of Stevia plants grown from seeds, cuttings and stem-tip cultures for growth and sweet diterpene glucosides},
  author={Yukiyoshi Tamura and Shigeharu Nakamura and Hiroshi Fukui and Mamoru Tabata},
  journal={Plant Cell Reports},
  year={1984},
  volume={3},
  pages={180-182}
}
The growth and sweet diterpene glucosides of Stevia plants propagated by stem-tip cultures were compared with those of the control plants propagated by seeds. There was no significant difference between the two groups both in growth and in chemical composition. As for the contents of sweet diterpene glucosides, however, the clonal plants showed significantly smaller variations than the sexually propagated plants; they were almost as homogeneous as the plants propagated by cuttings. These… CONTINUE READING
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