Current Propagation Options to Establish Arundo Donax L. in Mediterranean Environment

V. Copani, S.L. Cosentino, G. Testa, D. Scordia & A.D. Cosentino
The influence of transplanting time of Arundo donax L. in relation to vegetative clone plant propagation systems was studied in 2009 at the Experimental farm of Catania University (Italy). A factorial experiment was carried out combining three times of transplanting (November 5th 2008, March 17th 2009, April 30th 2009), three clone propagation methods (rhizome cuttings, horizontal stem cuttings and vertical stem cuttings ) at two soil water availability (irrigation only at the planting dates and...