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Proceedings: Plant Sciences

, Volume 92, Issue 4, pp 323–330 | Cite as

Influence of potassium nutrition on stomatal behaviour, transpiration rate and leaf water potential of pigeon pea (Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.) in sand culture

  • K Venkateswara Rao
  • K xxxV Madhava Rao
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Abstract

Pipeon pea seedlings were grown in sand culture using Hoagland solution with four levels of potassium. All measurements were made up to 37-day old seedlings. The influence of potassium nutrition on stomatal behaviour, transpiration rate and leaf water potential were observed and results are reported here.

Keywords

Cajanus cajan potassium nutrition stomata transpiration rate leaf water potential 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • K Venkateswara Rao
    • 1
  • K xxxV Madhava Rao
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BotanyAndhra UniversityWaltairIndia

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