EFFECT OF SALINITY ON THE PHYSIOLOGICAL BEHAVIOR OF THE OLIVE TREE (VARIETY SIGOISE)

BOUALEM Sid Ahmed 14 PAGES (3897 WORDS) Article
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Salinity is a major problem directly affecting the ecological balance and the development of agriculture in the Mediterranean basin, particularly North Africa. This phenomenon is considered as the most important abiotic factor limiting crops growth and productivity, degrading and polluting soils in arid and semi-arid. In order to study the influence of salinity, on the physiological parameters and to assess the potential of adaptation of the olive tree in a saline environment, three parcels containing the Sigoise variety and subject to different degrees of salinity were selected: Parcel 1 (non-saline); Parcel 2 (saline); Parcel 3 (very saline). Under a saline constraint, the results showed two contrasting tendencies, an intense increase in the content of proline, sodium (Na+) and chlorophyll (b), while water content, potassium and chlorophyll (a) decreased strongly with increasing salinity.

Keywords: Salinity; olive tree; salt stress; proline; chlorophyll.

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BOUALEM, S (2019). EFFECT OF SALINITY ON THE PHYSIOLOGICAL BEHAVIOR OF THE OLIVE TREE (VARIETY SIGOISE). Afribary.com: Retrieved June 19, 2019, from https://afribary.com/works/effect-of-salinity-on-the-physiological-behavior-of-the-olive-tree-variety-sigoise

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Sid Ahmed, BOUALEM. "EFFECT OF SALINITY ON THE PHYSIOLOGICAL BEHAVIOR OF THE OLIVE TREE (VARIETY SIGOISE)" Afribary.com. Afribary.com, 02 Jun. 2019, https://afribary.com/works/effect-of-salinity-on-the-physiological-behavior-of-the-olive-tree-variety-sigoise . Accessed 19 Jun. 2019.

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Sid Ahmed, BOUALEM. "EFFECT OF SALINITY ON THE PHYSIOLOGICAL BEHAVIOR OF THE OLIVE TREE (VARIETY SIGOISE)". Afribary.com, Afribary.com, 02 Jun. 2019. Web. 19 Jun. 2019. < https://afribary.com/works/effect-of-salinity-on-the-physiological-behavior-of-the-olive-tree-variety-sigoise >.

Chicago

Sid Ahmed, BOUALEM. "EFFECT OF SALINITY ON THE PHYSIOLOGICAL BEHAVIOR OF THE OLIVE TREE (VARIETY SIGOISE)" Afribary.com (2019). Accessed June 19, 2019. https://afribary.com/works/effect-of-salinity-on-the-physiological-behavior-of-the-olive-tree-variety-sigoise