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Título : Optimization of seasonality and mother plant nutrition for vegetative propagation of Pinus pinaster Ait
Autor : Martínez-Alonso, Celia
Kidelman, Angelo
Feito, Isabel
Velasco, Tania
Alía, Ricardo
Joao Gaspar, Maria
Majada, Juan
Palabras clave : Maritime pine
Seasonal effect
Fecha de publicación : sep-2012
Editorial : Springer
Citación : Martínez-Alonso, Celia; Kidelman, Angelo; Feito, Isabel [et al.]. Optimization of seasonality and mother plant nutrition for vegetative propagation of Pinus pinaster Ait. New Forests. 2012: 43 (5-6): 651-663.
Resumen : Due to the high economic importance of Pinus pinaster Ait., there is considerable interest in developing, improving and extending the use of its families for mass clonal propagation and in breeding programmes. In the current study, we evaluated shoot growth, rooting ability and mini-cuttings production of P. pinaster in response to nitrogen fertilization and seasons. We compared eight half-sib families of P. pinaster from Asturias and Galicia (Northern Iberian Peninsula), searching for useful parameters and growing conditions to be included in a mass propagation program for clonal family forestry. We fertilized P. pinaster seedling mother plants kept in a greenhouse with three levels of nitrogen: high (HN), medium (MN) and low (LN) to evaluate rooting ability of mini-cuttings. In addition, we evaluated the maximal potential production of rooted mini-cuttings considering nine cycles of propagation over 1 year, also using three levels of nitrogen. The HN treatment significantly influenced the rooting process, with length, area and volume of roots all being positively affected. Spring was the most favourable season for mini-cuttings in the HN treatment. This study provides valuable new information to optimize the clonal propagation protocol for P. pinaster and shows that the mini-cuttings technique has great potential in mass scale cloning, providing high quality sprout production and well-formed new plants.
URI : http://ria.asturias.es/RIA/handle/123456789/3850
ISSN : 0169-4286
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