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AGR 006 CROP MORPHOLOGY AND PHYSIOLOGY                                                                                 (1L+1P) I

Objective
  To acquaint non- agriculture students with basics of plant morphology and physiological processes occurring in the plant.

Theory

UNIT I
  Plant cell structure and function, morphology and anatomy of root, stem, leaf and flower

UNIT II
  Pollination, fertilization, embryology, seed and its physiology.

UNIT III
  Plant growth and development, plant growth regulators

UNIT IV
  Water relations, photosynthesis, respiration and mineral nutrition in plants

Practicals
  Anatomical features of root, stem, leaf and flower, cell structure, taxonomical description of flower, emasculation and artificial pollination, growth analysis, water relations, measurements of chlorophylls, photosynthesis and respiration, nutrient deficiency symptoms in crop plants.

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