Effect of inoculation with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on growth , nutrient uptake and curcumin production of turmeric ( Curcuma longa L . )

@inproceedings{Yamawaki2013EffectOI,
  title={Effect of inoculation with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on growth , nutrient uptake and curcumin production of turmeric ( Curcuma longa L . )},
  author={Kenji Yamawaki and Atsushi Matsumura and Rintaro Hattori and Arata Tarui and Mohammad Amzad Hossain and Yoshiyuki Ohashi and Hiroyuki Daimon},
  year={2013}
}
Profitable turmeric (Curcuma longa L.) production requires adequate nutrients. We have investigated the effect of inoculation with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF) on growth, nutrient uptake, yield and curcumin production of turmeric under field and glasshouse conditions. Although AMF inoculation slightly increased plant height, leaf number and shoot N… CONTINUE READING