Clonal Propagation of Orchids

  • Yoneo Sagawa


Ever since Knudson [3] developed a nonsymbiotic in vitro culture method for germination of orchid seeds, tissue (in vitro) culture has played an important and highly significant role in the cultivation, propagation, breeding and preservation of orchid species and hybrids. The purpose of this chapter is to present the procedures in detail for clonal propagation of orchids as successfully practiced in our laboratory.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yoneo Sagawa
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  1. 1.University of HawaiiHonoluluUSA

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