Vol. 1, Issue 1 (2016)
Rapid vegetative propagation of Piper betle Linn. using stem cutting in Herbal Garden
Author(s): D. K. Patel
Abstract: Variation in plants, their presence, behavior for growth and for reproduction to develop new individuals are specified among the different species of the plants. Based on different morphology, nature etc the plants are playing role in construction of plant diversity of certain ecological areas. Plants are naturally propagated by many modes like by seeds, stem cuttings and other plant parts as well as by the modified plant parts. These are referred as vegetative propagation found to be efficient in term of their rapid multiplication in suitable environmental conditions.
The current paper dealing about the rapid vegetative propagation of Piper betle Linn. Using potential application of its stem cuttings. The plant Piper betle Linn is belonging to the family Piperaceae. The study was done in Herbal Garden for supporting plant propagation and for ex –situ conservation.