Journal of
Horticulture and Forestry

  • Abbreviation: J. Hortic. For.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9782
  • DOI: 10.5897/JHF
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 273

Table of Content: March 2013; 5(2)

March 2013

Using different nitrogen and compost levels on lettuce grown in coconut fiber

The present investigation was conducted for two seasons (2006 and 2007) into white polyethylene container filled with coconut fiber, to study the effect of three nitrogen levels (50, 100 and 150 ppm) applied by fertigation system and three compost levels (0, 2 and 4% by volume). Lettuce plant (Lactuca sativa L.) with two types' iceberg and romaine lettuce were transplanted in October to study the effect of...

Author(s): A. A. A. Farag, M. A. A. Abdrabbo and E. M. Abd-Elmoniem

March 2013

Assessment of plants grown and maintained in home gardens in Odeda area Southwestern Nigeria

A survey of thirty (30) home gardens in Odeda Local Government Area (LGA) of Ogun State, Southwestern Nigeria was conducted to assess plants grown and maintained by household members and the diversity of vegetal species and their uses. Semi-structured questionnaire and structured interviews were used to collect useful information. A total of 120 plant species belonging to 50 botanical families were documented. From the...

Author(s): Aworinde D. O., Erinoso S. M., Ogundairo B. O. and Olanloye A. O.