African Journal of
Plant Science

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Plant Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0824
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPS
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 780

Full Length Research Paper

Effects of seedling age and rates of phosphorus fertilizer on growth and yield performance of onion (Allium cepa L.) under irrigation at Alage, Central Rift Valley of Ethiopia

Tilaye Anbes
  • Tilaye Anbes
  • Department of Plant Sciences, Algae ATVET College, P. O. Box 77, Algae, Ethiopia.
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Walelign Worku
  • Walelign Worku
  • School of Plant and Horticultural Sciences, Hawassa University, P. O. Box 05, Hawassa, Ethiopia.
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Hussien Mohammed Beshir
  • Hussien Mohammed Beshir
  • School of Plant and Horticultural Sciences, Hawassa University, P. O. Box 05, Hawassa, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 21 July 2018
  •  Accepted: 16 August 2018
  •  Published: 30 September 2018


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