WEED DIVERSITY AND THEIR SEASONAL FLUCTUATIONS IN GANDHINAGAR DISTRICT, GUJARAT, INDIA

WEED DIVERSITY AND THEIR SEASONAL FLUCTUATIONS IN GANDHINAGAR DISTRICT, GUJARAT, INDIA

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  • PROF. HITESH A. SOLANKI2 DR. BINNY H. KARLIKAR1 Gujarat University

Abstract

To find the diversity of weeds of Gandhinagar district the study was carried out for period of 2 years from March ‘2011 to February ‘2013. The present study was carried out on 20 selected sites of four talukas of Gandhinagar district. Weed collection was made with repeated field trips encompassing all the different seasons. During the field work and collection, special attention was given to record the characters of weeds. Weeds have been investigated by collection and identification. During summer season total 44 species, during monsoon season total 67 species and during winter season total 73 species were recorded in present study. Total 184 weed species were recorded.

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Author Biography

PROF. HITESH A. SOLANKI2 DR. BINNY H. KARLIKAR1 , Gujarat University

  1. BINNY H. KARLIKAR1 AND

PROF. HITESH A. SOLANKI2

1ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY, GOVERNMENT SCIENCE COLLEGE, GANDHINAGAR.

2PROF. H. A. SOLANKI, DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY, SCHOOL OF SCIENCES, GUJARAT UNIVERSITY, AHMEDABAD.

Corresponding author’s e-mail: binnykarlikar@gmail.com

 

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Published

2021-01-06

How to Cite

DR. BINNY H. KARLIKAR1 , P. H. A. S. (2021). WEED DIVERSITY AND THEIR SEASONAL FLUCTUATIONS IN GANDHINAGAR DISTRICT, GUJARAT, INDIA: WEED DIVERSITY AND THEIR SEASONAL FLUCTUATIONS IN GANDHINAGAR DISTRICT, GUJARAT, INDIA. LIFE SCIENCES LEAFLETS, 131, 9–11. Retrieved from https://petsd.org/ojs/index.php/lifesciencesleaflets/article/view/1566