In Vitro Multiplication of Patchouli uses Alternative Primary Medium

ESTATE CROPS INFO –  The quality of seeds are very  important in patchoulli cultivation. Cutting multiplication seeds are usually easy in transmitting diseases and relatively need a long time to grow. So far patchouli seeds  obtained conventionally with cutting has some constraints, hence tissue culture techniques becomes the solution once. The success of propagation and breeding […]

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Nitrogen management on sustainable patchouli production

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Patchouli (Pogostemon cablin Benth.) one of plant which is producing essential oil called patchouli oil. The oil produced by destilation herbage. The crops are responsive to fertilizers especially nitrogen and N concentration in leaves 5.58%. The condition is potentially to decline of soil fertility.

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Resistance-Screening of Patchouli Somaclones on Bacterial Wilt Disease (Ralstonia solanacearum)

Estate Crops News – Bacterial wilt caused by Ralstonia solanacearum is one of the most important diseases on patchouli. The developing patchouli resistance varieties against  wilt disease conducted through the induction of somaclonal variation produced resistant patchouli somaclones against R. solanacearum (in-vitro).

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Prospects of use Endophytic Bacteria Controlling Nematodes Pratylenchus brachyurus Plant Nilam

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Root lesion nematode (Pratylenchus brachyurus) is an important pathogent of patchouli in Indonesia and causes sifnificant losses at several main patchouli central productions such as Aceh, North Sumatra, West Sumatra, Bengkulu, West Java and Central Java. Some control measures, i.e. nematicides, cultural practices, and organic matter amendment, have not given satisfactory result in managing nematode population […]

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Research Status and Strategy in Increase Patchouli Content in Patchouli Oil

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Patchouli (pogostemon cablin Benth.) as the oil-producing plant is known through patchouli oil. Patchouli oil is one of natural ingredient that has a very important role in the industry of cosmetics and perfumes. Patchoulol (patchouli alcohol/PA) is the most important compound which secretes aroma and are often used as an indicator […]

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