Protocols for in vitro propagation of ornamental plants / edited by S. Mohan Jain and Sergio J. Ochatt.
Contributor(s): Jain, S. Mohan | Ochatt, SergioMaterial type: TextSeries: Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.): v. 589.; Springer protocols (Series): Publisher: New York : Humana Press, ©2010Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 400 pages) : illustrations (some color)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781603271141; 1603271147Subject(s): Plant micropropagation | Plants, Ornamental -- Propagation | Plant Cells | Cell Culture Techniques -- methods | Plant Structures -- embryology | Plant micropropagation | Plants, Ornamental -- Propagation | Gewebekultur | In vitro | Methode | Vermehrung | Zierpflanzen | Plant Sciences | Agriculture | Earth & Environmental Sciences | sierplanten | ornamental plants | microvermeerdering | micropropagation | in vitro kweek | in vitro culture | laboratoriummethoden | laboratory methods | protocollen | protocols | Micropropagation | Biological Techniques | Microvermeerdering | Biologische techniekenGenre/Form: Laboratory Manual. | Electronic books. | Aufsatzsammlung. Additional physical formats: Print version:: Protocols for in vitro propagation of ornamental plants.DDC classification: 631.53 LOC classification: SB123.6Online resources: Click here to access online
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Section A. Protocols for in vitro propagation of ornamental plants. Micropropagation and organogenesis of Anthurium androeanum Lind cv rubrun / Oropeza Maira, Mejias Alexander, and Teresa Edith Vargas. A highly efficient protocol for micropropagation of Begonia tuberous / Duong Tan Nhut, Nguyen Thanh Hai, and Mai Xuan Phan. Micropropagation of Vanda teres (Roxb.) lindle / M. Firoz Alam, Pinaki Sinha, and M. Lokman Hakim. In vitro propagation through axillary shoot culture of Ranunculus asiaticus L / Margherita Beruto. Micropropagation of Crataeva adansonii D.C. Prodr : an ornamental avenue tree / Purnima Tyagi, P.K. Sharma, and S.L. Kothari. Strategies for the micropropagation of bromeliads / Miguel Pedro Guerra and Lirio Luiz Dal Vesco. Micropropagation of Poinsettia by organogenesis / Marcos Castellanos, J. Brian Power, and Michael R. Davey. Micropropagation of Phalaenopsis blume / Pinaki Sinha, M. Firoz Alam, and M. Lokman Hakim. Genetic transformation of carnation (Dianthus caryophylus L.) / Chalermsri Nontaswatsri and Seiichi Fukai. Matrix supported liquid culture and machine vision analysis of regenerated shoots of gladiolus / S. Dutta Gupta and V.S.S. Prasad. In vitro propagation of carnation (Dianthus caryophyllus L.) / Jose L. Casas, Enrique Olmos, and Abel Piqueras. In vitro propagation of Jasminum officianal L. : a woody ornamental vine yielding aromatic oil from flowers / Sabita Bhattacharya and Sanghamitra Bhattacharyya. Micropropagation of Lysionotus pauciflorus maxim. (Gesneriaceae) / Toshinari Godo, Yuanxue Lu, and Masahiro Mii. Micropropagation of Rhododendron / Tom Eeckhaut, Kristien Janssens, Ellen De Keyser, and Jan De Riek.-- In vitro regeneration and multiplication of Passiflora hybrid "Guglielmo Betto" / Luca Pipino, Luca Braglia, Annalisa Giovannini, Giancarlo Fascella, and Antonio Mercuri. In vitro propagation of rose / Pratap Kumar Pati, Navtej Kaur, Madhu Sharma, and Paramvir Singh Ahuja. In vitro propatation of Chrysanthemum / D. Nencheva.-- Micropropagation of Codiaeum variegatum (L.) Blume and regeneration induction via adventitious buds and somatic embryogenesis / Silvia Radice. Methods for in vitro propagation of Pelargonium x hortorum and others : from meristems to protoplasts / Noëlle Dorion, Hatem Ben Jouira, Anthony Gallard, Anber Hassanein, Mazen Nassour, and Agnès Grapin. Marigold regeneration and molecular analysis of carotenogenic genes / Alma Angélica Del Villar-Martínez, Pable Emilio Vanegas-Espinoza, and Octavio Parades-López. Somatic embryogenesis in in vitro culture of Leucojum vernum L / Agata Ptak In vitro propagation of Australian native ornamental plant, Scaevola / Chai Eng Wong and Prem L. Bhalla. Micropropagation of tulip : production of virus-free stock plants / Małgorzata Podwyszynłska and Dariusz Sochacki. In vitro propagation of ornamental Myrtus (Myrtus communis) / Barbara Ruffoni, Carlo Mascarello, Marco Savona. Sunflower propagation / M.L. Mayor, G. Nestares, T. Vega, R. Zorzoli, and L.A. Picardi. Clonal propagation of Cyclamen persicum via somatic embryogenesis / Traud Winkelmann -- Section B. Protocols for in vitro propagation of ornamental plants. In vitro production of sweet peas (Lathyrus odoratus L.) via axillary shoots / Sergio J. Ochatt, C. Conreux, and L. Jacas. In vitro conservation and cryopreservation of ornamental plants / Elif Aylin Ozudogru, Alberto Previati, and Maurizio Lambardi. Genetic engineering of novel flower colors in floricultural plants : recent advances via transgenic approaches / Masahiro Nishihara, Takashi Nakatsuka. Azalea phylogeny reconstructed by means of molecular techniques / Ellen De Keyser, Valentina Scariot, Nobuo Kobayashi, Takashi Handa, and Jan De Riek. Status of floriculture in Europe / Johan Van Huylenbroeck. Thin cell layers : power-tool for organogenesis of floricultural crops / Jaime A. Teixeira da Silva.
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While ornamental plants are produced mainly for their aesthetic value, the propagation and improvement of quality attributes such as leaf types, flower colour and fragrance, longevity and form, plant shape and architecture, and the creation of novel variation are important economic goals for the expanding ornamental industry. In Protocols for In Vitro Propagation of Ornamental Plants, leading researchers in the field compile step-wise protocols for rapid plant multiplication and in vitro storage of major commercially viable ornamental plants. Divided into two sections, Section A contains chapters mainly on micropropagation of cut and pot flowers with detailed protocols involving in vitro culture-explants, medium preparation, detailed medium table, shoot initiation and proliferation, root induction, in vitro plant hardening, and field transfer, and Section B delves into reviews on topics such as in vitro production of sweet peas, the status of transgenics in ornamental plants, in vitro conservation, the status of floriculture in Europe, azalea phylogeny, and thin cell layers. As part of the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology series, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials, step-by-step laboratory protocols, and notes on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls. Comprehensive and clear, Protocols for In Vitro Propagation of Ornamental Plants presents key techniques that will be of great use to floriculturists, researchers, commercial companies, biotechnologists, and students dealing with ornamental plants.