International Journal of
Plant Physiology and Biochemistry

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Plant Physiol. Biochem.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2162
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJPPB
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 110

Full Length Research Paper

Vegetative propagation of Echinops giganteus using stem and root cuttings

Christiana Ngyete Nyikob Mbogue
  • Christiana Ngyete Nyikob Mbogue
  • Department of Plant Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon.
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Anjah Mendi Grace
  • Anjah Mendi Grace
  • Department of Plant Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon.
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Nkemnkeng Francoline Jong
  • Nkemnkeng Francoline Jong
  • Department of Plant Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon.
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  •  Received: 17 October 2020
  •  Accepted: 23 November 2020
  •  Published: 30 April 2021

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