The Effects of Different Salinity Levels and Leaching Fractions on Yield and Water Consumption of Gerbera Plants

Akat Ö. , TÜZEL İ. H. , ÖZZAMBAK M. E.

International Symposium on Strategies Towards Sustainability of Protected Cultivation in Mild Winter Climate, Antalya, Turkey, 31 January 2009, vol.807, pp.233-238 identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume: 807
  • Doi Number: 10.17660/actahortic.2009.807.30
  • City: Antalya
  • Country: Turkey
  • Page Numbers: pp.233-238
  • Keywords: greenhouse, cut flower, soilless culture, irrigation, FLOWER


This reseach was caried out to determine the effects of different salinity levels and leaching fractions on the yield and plant quality of gerbera (Gerbera jamesonii sklylina) grown in perlite. Plants were fed with nutrient solution composed of macro and micro elments added to irrigation water.