Indian Journal of Agricultural Research

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Indian Journal of Agricultural Research, volume 34 issue 3 (september 2000) : 185-187

VARIATION IN SEEDLING GROWTH PARAMETERS IN WHEAT UNDER NORMAL AND SALINE ENVIRONMENTS

AkhUesh Kumar Singht, Vijay Prakash2, E.V. Divakara Sastry
1Plant Breeding and Genetics SKN College of Agriculture (RAU), Jobner-303 329, India
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Cite article:- Singht Kumar AkhUesh, Prakash2 Vijay, Sastry Divakara E.V. (2024). VARIATION IN SEEDLING GROWTH PARAMETERS IN WHEAT UNDER NORMAL AND SALINE ENVIRONMENTS. Indian Journal of Agricultural Research. 34(3): 185-187. doi: .
Forty Five genotypes of wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) were assessed for variability, heritability and genetic advance for seedling growth parameters under normal and saline environments. The mean of all the traits excepting ratio of root length/shoot length decreased under salinity. Dry and fresh weights of roots and shoots were the most variable characters in both the environments. High heritability coupled with high genetic advance also observed for these traits in both the environments indicating greater scope for improvement through selection.
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