Vol.03. Nos.1(2004) p23-26

Title:

Effect of trimming of culms on growth and proliferation of bamboo (Dendrocalamus strictus Roxb.) propagules

Authors:

Kumar R; Pal M

Abstract:

A study was conducted to observe the effect of trimming of culms at the time of multiplication of propagules using macroproliferation technique on growth and proliferation of bamboo (Dendrocalamus strictus Roxb.). Results indicated that trimming of culms had the adverse effect on growth and proliferation parameters of bamboo propagules. The first part of this study appeared in Journal of Bamboo and Rattan 2 (3) on pages 241-248.

Keywords:

leaves; pruning; rhizomes; roots; seedling growth; seedlings; stems; vegetative propagation.