Intercropping of Rotan Manau (Calamus manan), with Rubber (Hevea brasiliensis)

Mohamad, Aminuddin and Mohd. Nor, Nur Supardi (1986) Intercropping of Rotan Manau (Calamus manan), with Rubber (Hevea brasiliensis). Pertanika, 9 (2). pp. 161-165.

[img] PDF


Rotan manau (Calamus manan) seedlings were planted between rows of rubber (Hevea brasiliensis) trees in a 1.4 ha plantation when the rubber was 13 years old. The relative light intensity (RLI) in the rubber plantation was 50 to 60% measured at midday. Survival of rotan manau at 3 years after planting was 80.6%. The growth rates were variable. The mean stem length was 45.17 ± 32.15 cm. The growth rate is encouraging compared to figures obtained from trials in forest areas.

Item Type:Article
Keyword:Intercropping; relative light intensity; survival; growth rate.
ID Code:2410
Deposited By: Nur Izyan Mohd Zaki
Deposited On:13 Nov 2009 02:14
Last Modified:27 May 2013 07:00

Repository Staff Only: Edit item detail

Document Download Statistics

This item has been downloaded for since 13 Nov 2009 02:14.

View statistics for "Intercropping of Rotan Manau (Calamus manan), with Rubber (Hevea brasiliensis)"

Universiti Putra Malaysia Institutional Repository

Universiti Putra Malaysia Institutional Repository is an on-line digital archive that serves as a central collection and storage of scientific information and research at the Universiti Putra Malaysia.

Currently, the collections deposited in the IR consists of Master and PhD theses, Master and PhD Project Report, Journal Articles, Journal Bulletins, Conference Papers, UPM News, Newspaper Cuttings, Patents and Inaugural Lectures.

As the policy of the university does not permit users to view thesis in full text, access is only given to the first 24 pages only.