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Plus Tree Selection of Cinnamomum porrectum (Roxb.) Kosterm. in Phangnga Province

Thep tharo (Cinnamomum porrectum (Roxb.) Kosterm.) is a medicinal and aromatic tree mostly distributed throughout southern Thailand.  The utilization of this species is wood products, essential oil, and medicinal products.  Currently, the population in natural habitat has been greatly reduced. Therefore the replanting should be promoted. In the process of replanting and tree improvement program, plus tree selection is one ... Read More »

Genetic Diversity of Cinnamomum porrectum (Roxb.) Kosterm. in Southern Thailand Detected by Inter Simple Sequence Repeat (ISSR) Analysis

Cinnamomum porrectum (Roxb.) Kosterm., local name Thep tharo, is a rare medicinal and aromatic tree mostly distributed throughout southern Thailand.  Inter simple sequence repeat (ISSR) markers were used to analyze genetic diversity of 6 populations, including Phangnga, Phuket, Phatthalung, Satun, Krabi, and Songkhla Provinces.  A total of 73 amplified bands were obtained from 117 individuals of all sampled populations using ... Read More »