African Journal of
Plant Science

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Plant Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0824
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPS
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 701

Heterosis and combining ability of highland adapted maize (Zea mays. L) DH lines for desirable agronomic traits

March 2020 - Vol 14 Num. 3

Maize (Zea mays L.) is one of the cereals that provide calorie requirements in the majority of Ethiopians diet. The national average maize yield in Ethiopia is low and thus knowledge of combining ability and heterosis is a prerequisite to develop high yielding maize varieties. The objective of the present study is to...

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March 2020

Sorption characteristics, growth and yield response of wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) to application of essential nutrients on nitisol and vertisol of Central Highland of Ethiopia

Ayele Abebe, Girma Abera and Sheleme Beyene

March 2020

Heterosis and combining ability of highland adapted maize (Zea mays. L) DH lines for desirable agronomic traits

Zeleke Keimeso, Demissew Abakemal and Wosene Gebreselassie  

March 2020

The effects of gypsum on pod-yield and pre-harvest aflatoxin contamination in selected peanut cultivars of Zambia

Hendrix Muma Chalwe, Obed Isaac Lungu, Alice Mutiti Mweetwa, Elijah Phiri, Jones Yengwe, Samuel Christopher Njoroge and Rick Brandenburg

February 2020

Morphological traits associated with anthracnose (Colletotrichum lindemuthianum) resistance in selected common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) genotypes

Gaudencia J. Kiptoo , Miriam G. Kinyua , Lexa G. Matasyoh, and Oliver K. Kiplagat  

February 2020

Evaluation of the relative feed value of indigenous savanna forage shrub species in Ghana

Ziblim Abukari Imoro  

November 2013

Scope of medicinal flora as effective anti ulcer agents

Sandhya S., Venkata Ramana K., Vinod K. R., Swapna Reddy and Asia Begum

November 2013

In vitro antifungal effects of the essential oil of Mentha piperita L. and its comparison with synthetic menthol on Aspergillus niger

M. Moghtader

November 2013

Chromosome numbers and karyotype in three species of the genus Vernonia Schreber in Southern Nigerian

Kemka-Evans, C. I. and Okoli, Bosa

November 2013

Yield and quality of statice [Limonium sinuatum (L.) Mill.] as affected by cultivars and planting densities

Biruk Mellesse, Nigussie Kassa and Ali Mohammed

November 2013

Studies on floral phenology, fruit and seed maturation and harvest index based on fruit colour in Pongamia pinnata (L.) Pierre

P. Srimathi, N. Mariappan, L. Sundaramoorthy and K. Sudhakar

January 2008

Molecular analysis of dicot-monocot split and relationship among major angiosperm groups

Mir Abid Hussain, Vijeshver Verma and Malik Zanul Abdin

  • Article Number: 58C8F952283

January 2008

Effect of pre-sowing, temperature and light on the seed germination of Arnebia benthamii (Wall. ex G. Don): An endangered medicinal plant of Central Himalaya, India

L.S. Kandari, K.S. Rao, R.K. Maikhuri and Kusum Chauhan

  • Article Number: 35D8ADC2300

September 2007

Assessment of status and biomass of Swertia angustifolia : a high value Himalayan medicinal plant

Arvind Bhatt, Anil K Bisht, R. S. Rawal and Uppeandra Dhar

  • Article Number: 7A494D62306

September 2007

Allozyme diversity in South Western Ghats populations of Terminalia paniculata Roth.(Combretaceae)

Thangaraja A. and Ganesan V.

  • Article Number: 4AC9C192333

February 2008

Epiphytic organisms on the pneumatophores of the mangrove Avicennia marina: occurrence and possible function

Y. Naidoo, T. D. Steinke, F. D. Mann, A. Bhatt and S. Gairola

  • Article Number: 403F5CE2360