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Floriculture & Landscaping      (11 scientists)

Dr S. S. Sindhu


Field of Specialisation : Commercial Floriculture, Breeding of Lilium, Ornamental Horticulture, Turf, Landscaping & Arboriculture and protected cultivation

Dr S. S. Sindhu

Principal Scientist

M.Sc. : G.B. Pant Univ. of Agri. & Tech., Pantnagar, Nainital (U.P).

Ph.D : Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar

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PG School, Faculty Disciplines : Floriculture and Landscape Architecture

No. of Students Guided : -    M.Sc :   06

   Ph.D :   08

Top 10 Publications having NAAS rating 6 and above with first or corresponding author only

  1. Mast Ram Dhiman, Siddharth Moudgil, Chander Parkash, Raj Kumar, Sandeep Kumar, S.S. Sindhu* & Arun Agarwal (2018)Analysis of nuclear DNA content and ploidy levels in 3x X 4x Lilium (Lilium x elegans L.) progenies by flow cytometry. Israel Journal of Plant Sciences (http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/22238980-00001054).
  2. A.K. Verma, S.S. Sindhu*, Anshuman Singh, Arvind Kumar, Anupama Singh and V.B.S. Chauhan (2019) Conditioning effects of biodegradable superabsorbent polymer and vermin products on media properties and growth of gerbera.Ecological Engineering, 132:23-30
  3. Sindhu S.S. and HCP Jaiweera (2007) Effect of growth hormones and cutting stages on pre and post planting performance of chrysanthemum. Indian Journal of Horticulture. 77 (1): 39-42
  4. Sindhu S.S.; Chandanie, M.A. & Dhiman, M.R (2008) Improved micro propagation protocol in Lilium hybrida var. Pollyanna. Indian Journal Agricultural Sciences. 78 (1): 34-37
  5. Sindhu S.S., DB, Gholap, M. C. Singh & M R. Dhiman (2009) Effect of media amendments on Physio-chemical-chemical properties and leaf nutrient concentration on gerbera (Gerbera jamesonii). Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 79(2): 110-114
  6. M.R. Dhiman, Chander Parkash and S.S.Sindhu* (2012) Development and evaluation of inter-varietal hybrids of Asiatic lily (Lilium x elegans Thunb.). Indian J. Gent. & Plant Breeding 72(4): 475-479
  7. Sindhu S.S.; Y, Niimi and N.S. Pathania (2002) In-vitro propagation of Asiatic hybrid lily (Lilium hybrids.). Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences. Vol.72. (10). 639-642.
  8. Babita Singh, S.S. Sindhu*, Harendra Yadav and N. K. Saxena (2017) Influence of Growth Hormones on Hardwood Cutting of Bougainvillea cv. Dr. H. B. Singh. Chemical Science Review & Letters, 6(23), 1903-1907
  9. Asmita, S.S.Sindhu* S.S. and M.K. Singh (2017) In vivo bulblet multiplication in LA lilium hybrids through scaling technique.Indian Journal of Horticulture. Vol. 74, No.4 (Dec,2017) ISSN 0972-8538
  10. A Book-(2015) "Ornamental Horticulture" (English). Authored by S. S. Sindhu, Published by New India Publishing Agency (NIPA), Pitampura, New Delhi-34. released by Dr. M.S. Swaminathan at Chennai

Patent / Technologies / Methodologies / System etc. (Upto Five) :

  1. Rose: Pusa Mahak- an outstanding fragrant variety for cut flower purpose and garden display
  1. Chrysanthemum: Pusa Guldasta, Pusa Swet for loose flower and bedding purpose
  1. Lilium: Pusa Lily-1 : First inter specific hybrid identified for release from inter-varietal cross between �Pollyanna x Prato�.
  1. Marigold: Pusa Bahar (Aferican type) and Pusa Deep (French type)
  1. Gladiolus: Pusa Kiran, Pusa Sinduri & Pusa Shanti : Promising varieties for cult flowers

Varieties (9)

Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Upto Five) :

  1. INSA-Fellowships for a period of three months under International Collaborative / Exchange Programme of the Scientists with foreign academies for Japan
  1. Fellow of the National Academy of Horticultural Sciences (Formerly Horticultural Society of India)
  1. Anna Saheb P. Shinde National Leaders Freedom Fighters Memorial Award-2009
  1. Fellow of Indian Society of Ornamental Horticultural (ISOH) outstanding research in the field of Floriculture and Landscaping
  1. JSIL Fellowship for outstanding work in the field of Floriculture and Landscaping