Micropropagation of the endangered Aloe polyphylla

@article{Abrie2004MicropropagationOT,
  title={Micropropagation of the endangered Aloe polyphylla},
  author={A. L. Abrie and J. van Staden},
  journal={Plant Growth Regulation},
  year={2004},
  volume={33},
  pages={19-23}
}
  • A. L. Abrie, J. van Staden
  • Published 2004
  • Biology
  • Plant Growth Regulation
  • A rapid propagation protocol was establish for thehighly endangered Aloe polyphylla (Schönland ex Pillans). Seed was germinated in vitro on Murashige & Skoog 1962 medium [6] with or without sucrose. Plantlets were cultured onmedium containing benzyladenine only, or a combinationof BA and NAA. After initial problems with browning,the explants rapidly formed axillary and adventitiousbuds. Maximal shoot formation was obtained on MSmedium containing 1.0 mg l−1 BA. Some shootsrooted spontaneously on… CONTINUE READING
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