Plant-growth-promoting rhizobacteria

Authors: Antoun, Hani
Abstract: About 2–5% of rhizobacteria, when present in large number, are able to promote plant growth. Production of plant hormones and improving mineral nutrition are examples of direct promotion, while protecting plants against many diseases caused by bacteria, fungi, viruses, nematodes, or insects is indirect mechanism of growth promotion.
Document Type: Chapitre d'ouvrage
Issue Date: 1 May 2013
Open Access Date: Restricted access
Document version: VoR
Permalink: http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11794/15642
This document was published in: https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-374984-0.01169-4
Elsevier
Alternative version: 10.1016/B978-0-12-374984-0.01169-4
Collection:Chapitres de livre

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