oleh : Samanhudi


Kategori : Agrosains

Volume : Volume 12 No. 1, Januari - Juni 2010

Kata kunci : Sweet sorghum, Sorghum bicolor, PEG, drought stress

Dibaca: 945 kali

Didownload: 2008 kali

Abstrack :
This study aims to assess the response of sweet sorghum to drought stress, so that pain the sweet sorghum varieties being suitable to be cultivated in dry land or other marginal land. The study was conducted in the Laboratory of Plant Physiology and Biotechnology, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Sebelas Maret . The design used was Completely Randomized Design (CRD) are arranged in a factorial, which include sweet sorghum varieties and concentration of PEG.  The 3 varieties used  were Numbu, Kawali, and Sweet varieties. The observed variables included germination speed, germination capacity, shoot height, and root length. Data were analyzed by Anova followed by Duncan test at 5% level. The results showed that the Numbu variety provide the highest speed germination, germination capacity, shoot height, and root length.

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