HELIA 48

July 2008

Table of contents

VISIT PATH PATTERN OF THE HONEYBEE (Apis mellifera L.) ON THE SUNFLOWER CAPITULUM - CORRESPONDENCE WITH THE LOCATION OF SEEDLESS AND INCOMPLETELY DEVELOPED FRUITS
Hernández, L.F. ................................1

ANATOMY OF NORMAL AND HYPERHYDRIC SUNFLOWER SHOOTS REGENERATED in vitro
Fauguel, C.M., Vega, T.A., Nestares, G., Zorzoli, R., and Picardi, L.A. .......17

GENETIC-PHYTOHORMONAL INTERACTIONS IN MALE FERTILITY AND MALE STERILITY PHENOTYPE  EXPRESSION IN SUNFLOWER (Helianthus annuus L.)
Communication 1. COMPARATIVE INVESTIGATION OF AUXIN AND GIBBERELLIN QUANTITIES IN DIVERSE SUNFLOWER GENOTYPES

Duca, M. ...........27

GENETIC-PHYTOHORMONAL INTERACTIONS IN MALE FERTILITY AND MALE STERILITY PHENOTYPE  EXPRESSION IN SUNFLOWER (Helianthus annuus L.)
Communication 2. IAA/GA3 QUANTITATIVE RATIO OF SOME SUNFLOWER GENOTYPES REPRESENTING A cms-Rf SYSTEM

Duca, M. .........................................39

GENETIC PURITY OF SUNFLOWER HYBRIDS DETERMINED ON THE BASIS OF ISOZYMES AND SEED STORAGE PROTEINS
Nikolic, Z., Vujakovic, M., Jevtic, A. ..........................47

A NEW SUNFLOWER MUTANT WITH INCREASED LEVELS OF PALMITIC ACID IN SEED OIL
Velasco, L., Pérez-Vich, B. and Fernández-Martínez, J.M. ...........55 

DEVELOPING MUTANT SUNFLOWER LINES (Helianthus annuus L.) THROUGH INDUCED MUTAGENESIS
Encheva, J., Shindrova, P., and Penchev, E...............................61

UPDATE ON BREEDING FOR RESISTANCE TO SUNFLOWER BROOMRAPE
Fernández-Martínez, J.M., Domínguez, J., Pérez-Vich, B. and Velasco, L.............73

TOLERANCE OF SUNFLOWER (Helianthus annuus L.) TO IMAZETHAPYR
Vrbnicanin, S., Božic, D., Malidža, G.,Dušanic, N., Pavlovic, D., Barac, M................85

HETEROSIS IN RELATION TO COMBINING ABILITY IN RESTORER LINES OF SUNFLOWER
Sawargaonkar, S.L. and Ghodke, M.K................95

RESPONSE TO MASS AND SI SELECTION FOR AUTOGAMY, SEED YIELD AND OIL CONTENT IN SUNFLOWER POPULATIONS (Helianthus annuus L.)
Gowda, J., and Seetharam, A. ..................101

COMBINING ABILITY AND HETEROSIS EFFECTS IN SUNFLOWER OF BYELO RUSSIAN ORIGIN
Volotovich, A.A., Silkova, T.A., Fomchenko, N.S., Prokhorenko, O.V., Davydenko, O.G. .................................................................111

GROWING SUNFLOWER PLANTS FROM SEED TO SEED IN SMALL POTS IN GREENHOUSE
Hu, J., Yue, B., Yuan, W. and Vick, B.A. ..............................119

BORON FOLIAR APPLICATION ON SUNFLOWER (Helianthus annuus L.) ASSOCIATED WITH HERBICIDES
Brighenti, A.M., Castro, C. .........................................127

OPTIMAL FERTILIZER REQUIREMENT OF RAINFED SUNFLOWER BASED ON VARYING SOIL MOISTURE STRESS INDICES ON SEMI-ARID VERTISOLS OF INDIA
Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Vittal, K.P.R., Pharande, A.L., Victor, U.S.,Ravindra Chary, G., Ramakrishna, Y.S. and Girija, A.............137

SUNFLOWER PRODUCTION: HYBRIDS VERSUS OPEN POLLINATED VARIETIES ON DRY LANDfileadmin/documents/HELIA_issues/Helia48/Helia_48__16_pp_155-160_.pdf
Pourdad, S.S., Beg, A. ........................155