EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
54,215,046
Abstracts:
30,230,908
PMIDs:
28,215,208
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Effects of chilling and water stress on photosynthesis of cucumber and pea leaf discs and its relation to light



Effects of chilling and water stress on photosynthesis of cucumber and pea leaf discs and its relation to light



Acta Phytophysiologica Sinica 13(4): 386-394



In leaf discs of chilling resistant peas, photosynthetic quantum yield and chlorophyll fluorescence were not affected by exposure to 5 degrees C but in chilling sensitive cucumber both were decreased in the light but not in darkness. In cucumber under mild chronic water stress, the max. photosynthetic rate was most sensitive to stress with light and CO2 saturation. Quantum yield was reduced by mild water stress in full sunlight.

(PDF emailed within 1 workday: $29.90)

Accession: 001580088

Download citation: RISBibTeXText



Related references

Measuring the photosynthetic rate of leaf discs. II. The physiological behaviour of cucumber leaf discs during the measurement of photosynthesis. Archiv fur Gartenbau 24(2): 125-133, 1976

Separation of light-induced linear, cyclic and stroma-sourced electron fluxes to P700+ in cucumber leaf discs after pre-illumination at a chilling temperature. Plant & Cell Physiology 49(6): 901-911, 2008

Various aspects of inhibition of photosynthesis under light/chilling stress: Photoinhibition at chilling temperatures versus chilling damage in the light. Journal of Plant Research 111(1101): 121-129, March, 1998

Seedling growth and chilling stress effects on photosynthesis in chilling sensitive and chilling tolerant cultivars of zea mays. Journal of Plant Physiology 137(5): 559-564, 1991

Photosynthesis, water relations and leaf growth of cucumber exposed to salt stress. Scientia Horticulturae (Amsterdam) 59(1): 27-35, 1994

Stimulation of net photosynthesis in cucumber leaf discs: Effect of K-glyoxylate and KCl. Journal of Experimental Botany 35(156): 941-947, 1984

Effects of temperature, CO2 concentration and light intensity on oxygen inhibition of photosynthesis in tea leaf discs and cells. Study of Tea (56): 6-9, 1979

The effect of leaf chilling on photosynthesis and photochemical reactions in cucumber. Fiziologiya Rastenii 19(4): 813-818, 1972

The combined effects of chilling and light stress on photoinhibition of photosynthesis and its subsequent recovery. Plant Physiology & Biochemistry (Paris) 28(4): 447-456, 1990

Effects of polyethylene-glycol-induced osmotic stress on transpiration and photosynthesis in pinto bean leaf discs. Plant Physiology 78(3): 627-629, 1985

Aftereffects of light and chilling temperatures on photosynthesis in excised cucumber cotyledons. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science 104(4): 477-480, 1979

Effects of soil compactness stress on root activity and leaf photosynthesis of cucumber. Zhi Wu Sheng Li Yu Fen Zi Sheng Wu Xue Xue Bao 31(5): 545-550, 2005

Varietal differences in chilling induced depression of photosynthesis and leaf growth in cucumber seedlings. Journal of the Japanese Society for Horticultural Science 58(1): 173-180, 1989

Effects of low temperature and low light intensity stress on photosynthesis in seedlings of different cucumber varieties. Acta Horticulturae Sinica 28(3): 230-234, 2001

A comparative study on the effect of chilling treatment in the light and in the dark on subsequent photosynthesis in cucumber. Australian Journal of Plant Physiology 28(6): 489-496, 2001