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1- Department of Horticulture, Faculty of Agriculture, Chamran University, Ahvaz, Iran
2- Department of soil science, Faculty Agriculture Tarbiat Modaress, Tehran, Iran
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To study the effect of nanoparticle anatase on some parameters of strawberry plant (Queen Eliza) an experiment in randomized complete block design was carried out with 3 replications. Nano Anatase in seven concentrations of 0, 1.5, 3.5, 5.5, 7.5, 9.5 and 11.5 mg per liter, with Hoagland solution for hydroponically grown plants (Cocopeat) was added to 4 times a week. At the end of the experimental period (3 months), chlorophyll content, TSS/TA, vitamin C, fruit set percentage, shoot and root dry weight and yield were measured and their data analyzed with SAS software. The results showed that nano-anatase at the highest concentration (11.5 mg/ ml) was best treatment and significantly increased all the different strawberry measured traits in this experiment.

Keywords: Titanium, chlorophyll, photo catalyst, nano.

*corresponding author, Email: mousa_mousawi@yahoo.com

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Type of Study: Research | Subject: Horticulture
Received: 2014/01/26 | Accepted: 2015/07/1 | Published: 2016/07/10

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