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Applied Ecology and Forestry Science. 2015, 1(1), 1-4
DOI: 10.12691/aefs-1-1-1
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The Assessment Effects of Bio and Chemical Fertilizers on Vegetative Growth and Essential Oil of Hyssop (Hyssopus officinalis L.)

Naderi Gholamreza1, Hamid Madani1, and Ebrahim Farahani2

1Department of agriculture and natural resources, Islamic Azad University, Arak Branch, Arak, Iran

2Agriculture & Natural Resources Research Center of Tehran Province, Iran

Pub. Date: September 02, 2015

Cite this paper:
Naderi Gholamreza, Hamid Madani and Ebrahim Farahani. The Assessment Effects of Bio and Chemical Fertilizers on Vegetative Growth and Essential Oil of Hyssop (Hyssopus officinalis L.). Applied Ecology and Forestry Science. 2015; 1(1):1-4. doi: 10.12691/aefs-1-1-1

Abstract

In this study the effect of bio and chemical fertilizer on Hyssop (Hyssopus officinalis L.) plant characteristics, biomass yield and essential oil was investigated during 2009 -2011. Treatments were Control, without using any fertilizes (F1), Chemical fertilizers application (F2), PSB: Phosphate solublizing Bacteria application (F3) and Nitroxin: Nitrogen fixation Bacteria (F4). The experimental design for both years was complete randomized block design with three replications. The results have shown a significant increase in some plant characteristics and properties of hyssop compare to control. Chemical fertilizers application with by 2824 kgha-1 had highest Biomass but the most essential oil yield were obtain in Chemical fertilizers application plus Nitroxin that were significantly increased yield of essential oil by 4.1 kg/ha and biomass yield by 2530 kg/ha.

Keywords:
biomass PSB nitroxin essential oil number of flowers yield

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