Tag Archive | Pisum sativum

Effect of sodium azide on growth criteria, some metabolites, mitotic index and chromosomal abnormalities in Pisum sativum and Vicia faba – IJAAR

Vicia fabaK.M. Saad-Allah, M. Hammouda, W.A. Kasim

Botany Department, Faculty of Science, Tanta University, Tanta, Egypt

Key words: Chromosomal abnormalities, metabolites, mitotic index, Pisum sativum, Sodium azide, Vicia faba.


Seeds of Pisum sativum and Vicia faba were pre-soaked in one of three concentrations (1.0, 2.0 or 4.0 mM) of the mutagenic agent sodium azide (NaN3) for different periods (30 min, 1 h or 2 hs). Continue reading


Evaluation of genetic diversity in pea (Pisum sativum) based on morpho-agronomic characteristics for yield and yield associated traits – JBES

Pisum sativumHafiz Muhammad Imran Umar, Shoaib-Ur-Rehman, Muhammad Bilal, Syed Atif Hasan Naqvi, Syed Amir Manzoor, Abdul Ghafoor, Muhammad Khalid, Muhammad Tayyab Iqbal, Abdul Qayyum, Farah Ahmad, Malik Ahsan Irshad

Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, FAST, Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan, Pakistan.

Department of Plant Pathology, FAST, Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan, Pakistan

Department of Forestry, FAST, Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan, Pakistan

Institute of Agri Biotechnology and Genetic Resources, NARC, Islamabad, Pakistan

Department of Biotechnology, Islamia University Bahawalpur, Pakistan

Key words: Genetic diversity, Accessions, PCA, Pisum sativum, Traits.


The genetic diversity in 128 exotic pea accessions from diverse origin was determined for four qualitative traits flower color (FC), testa color (TC), cotyledon color (CC) and pod shape (PS) and eleven quantitative attributes i.e., plant Continue reading