Journal of Plantation Crops

Vol. 33 No.1, April – 2005

CONTENTS

Research Articles

Diversity of coconut accessions for fruit components
M.J. Ratnambal, K. Muralidharan, M. Krishnan & C.H. Amarnat
Pages: 1-8
Plant regeneration through organogenesis and somatic embryogenesis from plumular explants of coconut (Cocos nucifera L.)
M. K. Rajesh, E. Radha, K. K. Sajini, Anitha Karun & V. A. Parthasarathy
Pages: 9-17
Promising Hevea brasiliensis clones evolved by ortet selection with emphasis on latex timber traits and response to stimulation
Kavitha K. Mydin, Alice John, M.A. Nazeer, E. Edwin Prem & Vinoth Thomas and C.K. Saraswathyamma
Pages: 18-28
Crop diversification and its sustainability in young rubber plantation
M. D. Jessy, K. I. Punnose & T. V. R. Nayar
Pages: 29-35
Effect of time planting on growth and yield of turmeric grown as intercrop in the coconut plantation of West Bengal
J. K. Hore, A. Bandopadhyay & D. K. Ghosh
Pages: 36-38
Characterization of photosynthetic events and associated changes in tea clones [Camellia sinensis (L.) 0. Kuntze] under different nutrient conditions
L. A. Nottol, K.M. Jayaram, P. Haridas, Jos T. Puthur, L. A. Nottol, K.M. Jayaram, P. Haridas & Jos T. Puthur
Pages: 39-43
Effect of refuse-tea on soil properties and yield of mature tea in low country wet zone of Sri Lanka
M.A. Wijeratne & E.W.T.P. Prernathunga
Pages: 44-47
Seasonal abundance of Cardiastethus exiguus Poppius, a potential anthocorid predator of Opisina arenosella Walker in Karnataka
A. Sujatha
Pages: 48-52
Seasonal abundance and extent of damage of tea mosquito bug on cashew
D. Sundararaju
Pages: 53-58
Distribution and incidence of viral disease of black pepper (Piper nigrum L.) in Karnataka and Kerala, India
A.I. Bhat, S. Devasahayam, M.N. Venugopal & R. Suseela Bhai
Pages: 59-64
The effect of bioformulations and bordeaux mixture on the management of major diseases of betelvine (Piper betle Linn.)
Jayanta Kumar Roy, B. Dasgupta & C. Sen
Pages: 65-68
Utilization of mass media for transfer of technology in palms and cocoa - an analysis
C. Thamban, V. Rajagopal, S. Arulraj & M.P. Rameshkumar
Pages: 69-74

Short Scientific Reports

Differentiating Vanilla planifolia from Vanilla tahitensis using a statistical method
V. V. Radhakrishnan, Priya P. menon, K. J. Madhusoodanan & J. Thomas
Pages: 75-76
Performance of Java long pepper (Piper chaba Hunter non Blume syn. P retrofractum intercropped with arecanut
K. Kandiannan, C. K. Thankamani, V. S. Korikanthimath & P. A. Mathew
Pages: 77-78
Influence of nut colour and shape on infestation of coconut by eriophyid mite, Aceria guerreronis Keifer
Ambily Paul, Sunny K. Oommen, Thomas Biju Mathew & S. Nazeema Beevi
Pages: 79-80

Book Review

Handbook of Herbs and Spices by K. V. Peter (Editor)
N. M. Nayar & N. M. Nayar
Pages: 81-82