Effect of Growth Regulator in MS Media on In Vitro Multiplication of Strawberry (Fragaria × ananassa Duch.) using Runner Tip Explants

Order of Publishing in Issue: 
1
Volume :10
Issue :1
January, 2016
Page No: 
37-45
Authors: 
Sharma Vikas Kumar *, Godara Anil Kumar and Goyal R. K.
Address: 
Department of Horticulture, CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar- 125004, Haryana
Email-ID: 
vksharma087@gmail.com

Effect of different growth regulators on in vitro multiplication of strawberry (Fragaria × ananassa Duch.) cv. Camarosa through runner tip was studied with various combinations and concentrations IAA, BAP & Kinetin and IBA & NAA hormones using Murashige and Skoog media (MS). MS media with 0.5 μM IAA + 2.5 μM kinetin took minimum days (11.67) for shoot proliferation and produced maximum number of shoots/ culture (12.67) followed by 0.1 μM IAA + 2.0 μM kinetin. Application of IBA (2 mg/l) in MS media initiated maximum roots in minimal time (7.33). Maximum mean number of roots/ explant (9.33) and length of roots (6.17 cm) was also recorded in MS + IBA (2 mg/ l) followed by MS + IBA (1 mg/ l) media. The rooted plants transferred in cocopeat + perlite + vermicompost (3:1:1) showed maximum transplanting success (94.33%) while minimum from S6 (63.00%). The outcome of the study is useful for in vitro multiplication and genetic engineering work in strawberry in future.

Keywords: 
Growth regulators, In vitro, Micropropagation, Runner tip, Strawberry

 
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