Effect of plant growth substances on growth, fruit setting and yield of pomegranate cv. SINDURI
J.D. GOSWAMI, N.M. PATEL*, H.S. BHADAURIA AND V.R.WANKHADE
Journal Title:International Journal of Agricultural Sciences
The present investigation of plant growth substances on fruit setting, yield and other components were carried out on pomegranate.
Out of 15 treatments, two treatments viz. NAA 50 ppm and Ethrel 200 ppm were found effective for fruit setting, yield and for other
components. Application of NAA 50 ppm was found effective in increasing number of fruits per tree, fruit weight, yield , number of stem at
the time of pruning, number of hermaphrodite flower, number of fruit per plant and minimum fruits drop per plant. And application of Ethrel
200 ppm was superior for minimum days taken for first ripe fruits, maximum sex ratio and minimum number of male flower