African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6596

Full Length Research Paper

Relationship between coleoptile and mesocotyl elongation of upland rice (Oryza sativa L.) seedlings under submergence and soil-sand culture

Simon ALIBU1,2, Yuri SAITO1, Hironobu SHIWACHI1 and Kenji IRIE1*
  1Department of International Agricultural Development, Graduate School of Agriculture, Tokyo University of Agriculture 1-1-1, Sakuragaoka, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo 156-8502, Japan. 2National Crops Resources Research Institute (NaCRRI) P.O Box 7084, Kampala, Uganda.
Email: [email protected]

  •  Accepted: 31 October 2011
  •  Published: 19 December 2011