Effect of irrigation applied at different growth stages and length of irrigation period on quality characters of potato tubers

Gunel E., Karadogan T.

POTATO RESEARCH, vol.41, no.1, pp.9-19, 1998 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 1998
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/bf02360257
  • Journal Name: POTATO RESEARCH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.9-19
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: No


Potatoes were irrigated at three growth stages: (1) planting-stolen initiation, (2) stolen initiation-tuber bulking, and (3) tuber bulking, when available soil water dropped to 25%, 50% and 75%, bringing it up to field capacity; and irrigation ceased 0, 10 and 20 days before maturity.