Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture

, Volume 29, Issue 2, pp 153–160 | Cite as

Effect of combinations of antibiotics on micropropagated Clematis, Delphinium, Hosta, Iris and Photinia

  • C. Leifert
  • Helen Camotta
  • W. M. Waites


The phytotoxic effects of antibiotic treatment on micropropagated Clematis, Delphinium, Hosta, Iris and Photinia were determined by assessing multiplication and rooting rates of plants in vitro and weaning success and flowering in vivo.

Key words

micropropagation plant tissue culture phytotoxicity 





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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Leifert
    • 1
  • Helen Camotta
    • 2
  • W. M. Waites
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Applied Biochemistry and Food ScienceUniversity of Nottingham School of AgricultureLoughboroughUK
  2. 2.NeoPlants Ltd.UK

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