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שלח באימייל הדפס
 
Name: Shimon Meir, Ph.D. (Retiree)
Units: Postharvest and Food SciencesDepartment of Postharvest Science
Research Interests / Job description  
Tel:  +972-3-9683667
Cell: 050-6220667
Fax:+972-3-9683787
Email:    shimonm@volcani.agri.gov.il
Office location:Main campus; Dept. of Postharvest Science building, ground floor
Address:Department of Postharvest Science, ARO, The Volcani Center 68 HaMaccabim Road, P.O. Box 15159, Rishon Leziyon 7528809, ISRAEL
Research Interests / Job description
Postharvest physiology of cut flowers and potted plants, Regulation of plant organ abscission, Plant hormones focusing on Ethylene and Auxin biosynthesis pathway and action and crosstalk; Biochemical and physiological aspects of leaf and flower petal senescence; Application of plant growth regulators to solve postharvest problems of senescence, abscission, water-balance, chilling-injury, wilting and gravitropic bending in cut flowers and ornamental branches;
  • Selected publications (since 2005)
  • 1.  Philosoph-Hadas, S., Friedman, H. and Meir, S. (2005). Gravitropic Bending and Plant Hormones. In: VITAMINS & HORMONES Vol 72 )G. Litwack, ed.(, Chapter 2, pp. 31-78. Academic Press/Elsevier Science. (Invited Review).

    2.  Friedman, H., Meir, S., Rosenberger, I, Halevy, A.H. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2005).Calcium antagonists inhibit bending and differential ethylene production of gravistimulated Ornithogalum 'Nova' cut flower spikes. Postharvest Biol. Technol. 36: 9-20.

    3.  Friedman, H., Zhang, Z., Meir, S., Halevy, A.H. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2005). New approaches for post-harvest inhibition of undesired gravitropic bending in various napdragon (Antirrhinum majus L.) cultivars.Journal of Horticultural Science & Biotechnology 80: 433-438.

    4.  Meir, S., Droby, S., Kochaneck, B., Salim, S. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2005). Use of methyl jasmonate for suppression of Botrytis rot in various cultivars of cut rose flowers. Acta Hort. 669: 91-98.

    5.  Philosoph-Hadas, S., Golan, O., Rosenberger, I., Salim, S., Kochaneck, B. and  Meir, S. (2005). Efficiency of 1-MCP in neutralizing ethylene effects in cut flowers and potted plants following simultaneous or sequential application. Acta Hort. 669: 321-328.

    6.  Abebie, B., Goren, R., Huberman, M., Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S. and Riov, J. (2005). Prevention of bud and floret abscission in Cestrum cut flowers is related to the mode of transport and metabolism of synthetic auxins. Acta Hort. 682: 789-794.

    7. Meir, S., Hunter, D.A., Chen, J-C, Halaly, V. and Reid, MS. (2006). Molecular changes occurring during acquisition of abscission competence following auxin depletion in Mirabilis jalapa L. Plant Physiol. 141: 1604-1616.

    8.  Abebie, B., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Lers, A., Goren, R., Huberman, M., Riov, J. and Meir, S. (2006). The differential effectiveness of two synthetic auxins in delaying floret abscission in red Cestrum cut flowers depends on their transport and metabolism.      Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Meeting of Plant Growth Regulation Society of America (PGRSA).

    9.  Abebie B, Lers A, Philosoph- Hadas S, Goren R, Riov J, Meir S (2007). Differential effects of NAA and 2,4- D in reducing floret abscission in cestrum (Cestrum elegans Schlecht) cut flowers are associated with their differential activation of Aux/ IAA homologous genes. Annals of Botany. 101: 249-259.

    10 Philosoph-Hadas, S., Droby, S., Rosenberger, I., Perzelan, Y. and Meir, S. (2007). Sea transport of ornamental branches: problems and solutions. Acta Hort. 755:  267-276.

    11. Glick, A., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Vainstein, A., Tadmor, Y., Meir, A. and Meir, S. (2007).
    Methyl jasmonate enhances color and carotenoid content of yellow-pigmented cut rose flowers. Acta Hort. 755: 243-250.

    12.  Meir, S., Salim, S. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2007).  Quality improvement of cut flowers and potted plants by postharvest treatments with various auxins and cytokinins.  Acta Hort. 755: 143-154.

    13.  Zhang, Z., Friedman, H., Meir, S., Rosenberger, I., Halevy, A.H. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2008). Microtubule reorientation in shoots precedes bending during the gravitropic response of cut snapdragon spikes.  J Plant Physiol. 165: 289-296.

    14.  Jiang, C-Z. Lu F., Imsabai, W., Meir, S. and Reid, M. S. (2008). Silencing polygalacturonase expression inhibits tomato petiole abscission.  J. Exp. Bot. 59: 973-079.

    15.  Dvir, O., Farber, I., Rom, M., Rachman, A., Beno-Moualem, Meir, S., and Lichter, A. (2009).  Low humidity after harvest changes the abscission site in bunch herry  tomatoes.  J. Sci. Food Agric. 89: 1519-1525.

    16.  Shtein, I., Meir, S., Perzelan, Y., Rosenberger, I., Riov, J. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2009). Improving water balance and vase life of cut foliage branches of Dodonaea 'Dana' by postharvest treatments. Acta Hort. 813: 225-231.

    17. Meir, S., Salim, S. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2009). Leonotis leonurus as a potential new crop for cut flower production: a postharvest perspective. Acta Hort. 813: 233-240.

    18. Philosoph-Hadas, S., Perzelan, Y.  Rosenberger, I., Droby, S., and Meir, S. (2009). Leucadendron 'Safari Sunset': Posthravest treatments to improve quality of cut branches during prolonged sea shipment. Acta Hort. 869: 207-217.

    19.  Meir D, Pivonia S, Levita R, Dori I, Ganot L, Meir S, Salim S, Resnick N, Wininger S, Shlomo E and Koltai H (2010).
    Application of mycorrhiza to ornamental horticultural crops: Lisianthus as a test case.  Spanish J. Agri. Res. 8(S1): S5-S10.

    20.  Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Sundaresan, S., Selvaraj, V.K.S., Burd, S., Kochanek, B., Reid, M.S., Jiang C-Z. and Lers, A. (2010).         
    Microarray analysis of the abscission-related transcriptome in tomato flower abscission zone in response to auxin depletion. Plant Physiol. 154: 1929-1956.

    21. Meir, S., Salim, Z., Chernov, T., Zadka, T., Riov, J. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2010). Improving the quality of various Grevillea cultivars grown in Israel by postharvest treatment. Acta Hort. 869: 197-205.

    22.  Meir, S., Kochanek, B., Glick, A., Lers, A., Salim, S., Burd, S., Weiss, D. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2010). Reduced petal pigmentation in Lisianthus cut flowers under low light conditions is mediated via decreased expression of anthocyanin biosynthesis genes. Acta Hort. 877: 1735-1744.

    23. Philosoph-Hadas, S., Perzelan, Y.  Rosenberger, I., Droby, S., and Meir, S. (2010). Leucadendron 'Safari Sunset': Posthravest treatments to improve quality of cut branches during prolonged sea shipment. Acta Hort. 869: 207-217.

    24.  Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Sundaresan, S., Selvaraj, V.K.S., Burd, S., Ophir, R., Kochanek, B., Reid, M.S., Jiang C-Z. and Lers, A. (2011). Identification of defense-related genes newly-associated with tomato flower abscission.  Plant Signaling & Behavior 6 (4): 590-593.

    25. Zhang, Z., Friedman, H., Meir, S., Belausov E. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2011). Actomyosin mediates gravisensing and early transduction events in reoriented cut snapdragon spikes. J Plant Physiol. 168: 1176-1183.

    26.  Shtein, I., Meir, S., Riov, Y. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2011). Interconnection of seasonal temperature, vascular traits, leaf anatomy and hydraulic performance in cut Dodonaea 'Dana' branches. Postharvest Biol. Technol. 61: 184-192.

    27.  Bar-Dror, T., Dermastia, M., Kladnik, A., ?nidari?, MT, Novak, MP, Meir, S., Burd, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Ori, N., Sonego, L., Dickman, MB and Lers A. (2011). Programmed cell death occurs asymmetrically during abscission in tomato. Plant Cell, 23: 4146-4163.

    28.  Meir, S., Salim, S., Kochanek, B., Zadka, T., Lahav, T.and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2011). Sea transport of easter Lily (Lillium longiflorum) cut flowers: Derermination of the optimal harvest stage. Agriculture 2011: 10-12.

    29.   Firon, N., Pressman, E., Meir, S., Khoury R. Altahan L. (2012). Ethylene is involved in maintaining tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) pollen quality under heat-stress conditions. AoB PLANTS 2012: pls024; doi:10.1093/aobpla/pls024

    30.  Philosoph-Hadas, S., Droby, S., Perzelan, Y., Bar-Tal, A., Shtein, I. Salim, S. and Meir, S. (2013). Pittosporum cut branches: Characterization and prevention of the brown spots on the variegated leaves during growth and sea transport. Acta Hort. 970: 101-113.

    31. Meir, S., Salim, S., Huang, Y., and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2013). Silver thiosulfate maintains floret quality of cut mini-gladiolus spikes by affecting sink-source relationships and modulating the sugar transport within the spike organs. Acta Hort. 970: 37-49.

    32.  Sundaresan, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Riov, J., Belausov, E., Bettina Kochanek, B., Mark L. Tucker, M.L., and Meir, S. (2014). Abscission of flowers and floral organs is closely associated with alkalization of the cytosol in the abscission zone cells. J. Exp. Bot. dol:10.1093/jxb/eru483

    33.  Ma, C., Meir, S., Reid, M.S. and Cai-Zhong Jiang, C-J, (2015).  A KNOTTED1-LIKE HOMEOBOX Protein, KD1, Regulates Abscission in Tomato by Altering the Auxin Pathway. Plant Physiol. 2015;167:844-853. doi: 10.1104/pp.114.253815.

    34. Kim, J., Sundaresan, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Yang, R., Meir, S., and Tucker, M.L. (2015). Examination of the abscission-associated transcriptomes for soybean, tomato and Arabidopsis highlights the conserved biosynthesis of an extensible extracellular matrix and boundary layer. Frontiers Plant Sci. 6. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.01109.

    35. Sundaresan, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Riov, J., Mugasimangalam, R., Kuravadi, N.A., Kochanek B, Salim S,.Tucker ML, Meir S.  (2015). De novo transcriptome sequencing and development of abscission zone-specific microarray as a new molecular tool for analysis of tomato organ abscission. Front Plant Sci 6, 1258. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.01258.

    36. Shtein, I., Meir, S., Shahar-Ivanov, Y., Perzelan, Y., Riov, J. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2015). Ethylene extends the vase life of Dodonaea 'Dana' cut branches: Possible mechanisms. Acta Hort. 1104: 279-286.

    37.  Philosoph-Hadas, S., Shtein, I., Perzelan, Y., Shahar-Ivanov, Y., Salim, S., Kochanek, B. and Meir, S. (2015). Postharvest handling and quality preservation of selected novel leafy ornamentals shipped by sea transport. Acta Hort. 1097: 63-72.

    38.  Meir,S., Sundaresan, S., Riov, J., Agarwal, I., and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2015). Role of auxin depletion in abscission control. Stewart Posthar. Rev. 11,1-15.doi: 10.2212/spr.2015.2.2

    39.   Philosoph-Hadas, S., Friedman, H. and Meir, S. (2015). Flowering Shoots of Ornamental Crops as a Model to Study Cellular and Molecular Aspects of Plant Gravitropism. In: Plant Gravitropism - Methods and Protocols (E.B. Blancaflor, ed.), Chapter 14, pp. 171-198. Springer Series, Methods in Molecular Biology (Clifton, N.J.) 1309: New York: Humana Press. doi:10.1007/978-1-4939-2697-8_14. (Invited Review).

    40.   Khunmuang, S., Kanlayanarat, S., Wongs-Aree, C., Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S. and Buanong, M. (2015). Effect of ethephon and 1-MCP treatments on the vase life of cut Vanda cv. 'Sansai Blue'. Acta Hort. 1131: 119-125.

    41. Tranbarger, T.J., Tucker, M.L., Roberts, J.A. and Meir, S., Editors (2017).  Plant Organ Abscission: From Models to Crops. Frontiers in Plant Science 8:196. 271 pages. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00196.

    42.  Bernstein, N., Shushan, S., Shargil, D., Perzelan, Y., Salim, S.,  Zadka, T., Riov, J., Sacks, M., Spiegel, E., Tamari, Y., Weizman, S., Zemach, H., Meir, S. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2017). Seasonal variation in leaf damage symptoms, mineral contents, and postharvest attributes of cut foliage of Eucalyptus silver dollar (Eucalyptus cinerea). Isr. J. Plant Sci. doi.org/10.1080/07929978.2016.1275361, p. 1-16.

    43.  Sacks, M., Kafkafi, U., Ziv, O., Salim, S., Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Kenig, E., Tamari, Y., Natan, R., Shlomo, E. and Riov, J. (2017). Effects of nutrient supply on production and quality of cut flowering branches of Grevillea 'Spiderman'. Isr. J. Plant Sci. doi.org/10.1080/07929978.2017.1288398; p. 1-10.

    44.  Goldental-Cohen, S., Burstein, C., Biton, I., Ben-Sasson, S., Sadeh, A., Many, Y., Doron-Faigenboim, A., Zemach, H., Mugira, Y., Schneider, D., Birger, R., Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Irihomovitch, V., Avidan, B., Lavee, S., and Ben-Ari, G. (2017). Ethephon induced oxidative stress in the olive leaf abscission zone enables development of a selective abscission compound. BMC Plant Biology (2017) 17:87 DOI 10.1186/s12870-017-1035-1.

    45.  Tranbarger, T.J., Tucker, M.L., Roberts, J.A. and Meir, S. (2017). Editorial: Plant Organ Abscission: From Models to Crops. Front. Plant Sci. 8:196. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00196.

    46.   Sundaresan, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Ma, C., Jiang, C-Z, Riov, J., Mugasimangalam, R., Kochanek, B., Salim, S., Reid, M.S., and Meir, S. (2018). The Tomato Hybrid Proline-Rich Protein regulates the abscission zone competence to respond to ethylene signals. Horticulture Research: 5:28 1-17. DOI 10.1038/s41438-0033-2

    47. Jegadeesan, S., Beery, A., Altahan, L., Meir S., Pressman, E. and Nurit Firon N. (2018). Ethylene production and signaling in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) pollen grains is responsive to heat stress conditions Plant Reproduction: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00497-018-0339-0

    48. Jegadeesan, S., Chaturvedi P., Ghatak A., Pressman E., Meir S., Faigenboim A., Rutley N., Beery A., Harel A., Weckwerth W. and Nurit Firon N. (2018). Proteomics of heat-stress and ethylene-mediated thermotolerance mechanisms in tomato pollen grains. Front. Plant Sci.

    49.  Meir S., Philosoph-Hadas S., Riov J., Tucker M.L., Patterson S.E., and Roberts J.A. (2019).  Re-evaluation of the ethylene-dependent and -independent pathways in the regulation of floral and organ abscission. Opinion Article. J. Exp. Botany 70: 1461-1467.

    50.   Khunmuang, S., Kanlayanarat, S., Wongs-Aree, C., Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S. and         Buanong, M. (2019). Variability in the response to ethylene of three cultivars of cut Vanda orchid flowers Acta Hort. (In press).

    51. Salim, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S. and Meir, S. (2019). Prevention of stem-base splitting in cut Zantedeschia aethiopica flowers by pulsing with salt solutions. Acta Hort. (In press).

    52.  Buanong, M., Wongs-Aree, C., Philosoph-Hadas, S. and Meir, S. (2019). Delaying petal blackening of cut sacred lotus flowers by packaging conditions during Storage. Acta Hort. (In press).


  Articles in Hebrew

22.  Meir, S., Salim, S., Luria, G. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2005). Anemone - a new treatment for cut flowers: recommendations for growers. Olam Haperach, March Issue: 51.

23.   Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Salim, S., Perzelan, Y., Cohen, M. and Ran, Y. (2005).
Peony part 1: Effect of grower's storage conditions (from harvest to transport) and packing conditions for air transport on quality of cut flowers cvs. ‘Douchesse de Nemours' and ‘Sarah Bernhardt' during vase life. http:/www.mop-zafon.org.il/lab/flower/0058.pdf ; 12 pages.

24.  Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Salim, S., Perzelan, Y., Cohen, M. and Ran, Y. (2005). Peony part 2: Effect of growth conditions, growth methods, growth region and temperature regimes on quality of cut flowers cvs. ‘Douchesse de Nemours' and ‘Sarah Bernhardt' during vase life. http:/www.mop-zafon.org.il/lab/flower/0059.pdf; 9 pages.

25.  Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Salim, S., Perzelan, Y., Kamenetsky, R., Barzilay, A. and Cohen, M. (2005). Peony part 3: Effect of temperature regimes during growth in the phytotron on quality of cut flowers during vase life. http:/www.mop-zafon.org.il/lab/flower/0060.pdf; 4 pages.

26.  Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Salim, S., Tamari, Y., Shlomo, E. and Ran, Y. (2005).Research results (1999-2003) of postharvest physiology and treatments to extend vase life of various Grevillea cultivars. http://www.mop-zafon.org.il/lab/flower/0065.pdf; 26 pages.

 27.   Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Salim, S., Rosenberger, I. and Perzelan, J. (2005). Innovation in postharvest handling and treatments of floricultural crops. Israel's Agriculture, pp. 14-21 (In English).

28.   Meir, S., Salim, S., Rosenberger, I., Perzelan, J. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2005). Long life for cut flowers: The new Israeli formulation of LONG LIFE, developed as a vase solution for cut flowers, improves quality of cut flowers and ornamental branches with similar efficiency to the commercial formulation of CHRYSAL CLEAR. Olam Haperach, October-November Issue.: 52-59.

29.   Meir, S., Salim, S., Shlomo, E. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2005). Recommended treatments for cut branches of Viburnum tinus exported by air or sea shipment. Olam Haperach, December Issue: 40-41.

30.  Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S. and Salim, S.
(2006). Improvement of vase life of various Viburnum tinus clones following air transport. Olam Haperach, March Issue: 54-56.

31.   Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Salim, S., Rosenberger, I., Finkelstein, S. and Gafni, E. (2006). Sea transport shipment of various clones of Viburnum tinus cut branches. Olam Haperach, April Issue: 56-61.

32.  Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Salim, S., Perzelan, J., Cohen, M., Ran, Y.,  Finkelstein, S. and Zilber, A. (2006). Peony: Improving cut flowers quality by examining the effects of growth conditions and developing postharvest treatments - a report summary. Olam Haperach, May Issue: 54.

33.  Philosoph-Hadas, S., Meir, S., Riov, J., Shtein, I., Rosenberger, I., Perzelan, J., Droby, S., Shpigel, E. and Kagan, S. (2006). Improving quality of ornamental branches for export by postharvest treatments - a report summary. Olam Haperach, June-July Issue: 56.

34.  Philosoph-Hadas, S., Meir, S., Perzelan, J., Rosenberger, I., Salim, S., Weissblum, A., Lev, M., Fallik, E. and Shpigel, E. (2006). Development of washing, cleaning and shining treatments for ornamental branches exported by sea transport  - a report summary. Olam Haperach, June-July Issue: 57.

35.  Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Salim, S., Rosenberger, I., Perzelan, J., Friedman, H., Rot, E., Shlomo, E. and Finkelstein, S. (2006).           Examination of postharvest treatments and optimal air and sea transport conditions for improving quality and extending vase-life of new cut flowers intended for export - a report summary. Olam Haperach, June-July Issue: 58.

36.  Rosenberger, I., Perzelan, Y, Meir, S., Droby, S. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2007). Improving quality of decorative foliage and leaves during long distance sea shipment from Israel under controlled atmosphere (CA). Olam Haperach, December 2006-January 2007 Issue: 54-57.

37.   Meir, S., Salim, S., Zaccai, M. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2007). Inhibition of leaf and flower senescence by gibberellin treatments in Lilium candidum cut branches following air transport simulation. Olam Haperach, February-March Issue: 46-49.

38.    Rosenberger, I., Friedman, H., Meir, S., and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2007). Leaves of Philodendron 'Xanadu': Is it possible to export them by sea shipment? Olam Haperach, April-May Issue: 58-61.

39.    Philosoph-Hadas, S., Meir, S., Droby, S., Rosenberger, I. and Perzelan, J. (2008).             Improving quality of decorative foliage and leaves during long distance sea shipment from Israel under controlled atmosphere (CA). Israel's Agriculture pp, 10-12 (In English).

40.   Philosoph-Hadas, S., Droby, S., Rosenberger, I., Perzelan, J. Shtein, I. and Meir, S. (2008). Sea transport of ornamental branches to Europe and USA. Olam Haperach, February-March Issue: 24-30.

41.  Meir, S., Yehezkel, A., Shhori, D., Yeshayahu, A., Droby, S., Rosenberger, I., Salim, S., Perzelan, J., Zadka, T, Sharon, Y and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2008). Experimental shipment of cut flowers and ornamental branches in plastic containers compared to carton boxes in two sea transport pathways. Olam Haperach, February-March Issue: 38-50.

42.   Droby, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Meir, S., Cohen, L., Rephael, G., Ayk, A, Rosenberger, I. and Perzelan, J. (2008). Phytopathological aspects in sea transport of Ruscus and Pittosporum ornamental branches. Olam Haperach, February-March Issue: 32-35.

43.   Meir, S., Salim, S., Droby, S., Zadka, T, Kochaneck, B. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2008). Gerbera cut flowers: Is it possible to transport them by sea? Olam Haperach, August-September Issue: 32-36.

44.   Cohen, M., Shemi, N., Eitan, R., Kamenetsky, R., Philosoph-Hadas, S., and Meir, S. (2008).           Seasonal shipment damage in 'Safari Sunset' branches: Causes and possible solutions. Olam Haperach, August-September Issue: 56-60.

45.   Meir, S., Salim, S., Zadka, T, Stav, D., Kochaneck, B. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2009). Cooling rhizomes of Iris hybrid 'Ziv' as a means for early flowering. Olam Haperach, December 08-January 09 Issue: 54-57.

46.   Regev, R., Weissblum, A., Rosenberger, I., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Meir, S. and Amir, R. (2009). A machine for cleaning Aspidistra leaves. Olam Haperach, December 08-January 09 Issue: 48-49.

47.   Meir, S., Salim, S., Zadka, T. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2009). Nerine spp. cut flowers: Developing treatments to improve quality during vase life. Olam Haperach, February-March Issue: 52-55.

48.   Meir, S., Salim, S., Zadka, T. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2009). Amaryllis belladonna cut flowers: Developing treatments to improve vase life following air transport. Olam Haperach, April-May Issue: 48-51.

49.   Cohen, M., Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Salim, S., Levi, M., Zilber, A.,  Shemi, N., Eitan, R. and Kamenetsky, R. (2009). Early flowering in Peony. Olam Haperach, April-May Issue: 42-46.

50.   Philosoph-Hadas, S., Perzelan, J., Rosenberger, I., Droby, S., Cohen, M. and Meir, S. (2009). Leucadendron 'Safari Sunset': Developing treatment for improving branch quality following prolonged sea transport. Olam Haperach, October-November Issue: 40-44.

51.  Meir, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S., Salim, S., Kochaneck, B., Zadka, T. Tolpin, S. and Shaked, O. (2009). Summary of the accumulated information for developing treatments and optimal conditions for sea transport of potted plants to Europe. Olam Haperach, October-November Issue: 46-50.

52.  Meir, S., Salim, S., Kochanek, B., Tzadka, T., Lahav, T., Philosoph-Hadas, S.  (2010). Sea transport of Easter lily cut flowers: determination of the optimal harvest stage. Agriculture 2011, November 2010 issue: 10-12.

53.  Meir, S., Salim, S., Kochanek, B., Tzadka, T., Lahav, T.  and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2011).  Sea transport of easter lily cut flowers: determination of the optimal harvest stage. Israel's Agriculture pp, 10-12 (In English).

54.    Meir, S., Kochanek, B., Salim, S., Tzadka, T., Kagan, S. and Philosoph-Hadas, S. (2011). Examination of Melaleuca huegelii cut flowers as a new ornamental product for export. Olam Haperach, September Issue: 26-33.

55.   Salim, S., Philosoph-Hadas, S.,  Kochanek, B., Tzadka, T. and Meir, S. (2013). Developing postharvest treatments to improve the quality of Solidago cut flowers cv. 'Tara' and 'Golden Glory' exported by sea transport. Alon Anaf Haprachim 6 (February Issue): 47-58.

56.   Philosoph-Hadas, S., Meir, S., Salim, S., Perzelan, Y., Kochanek, B., Shahar-Ivanov, Y. and Tzadka, T. (2013). Review article: Extension of vase life of ornamental crops - cut flowers, cut branches and decorative leaves. Alon Anaf Haprachim 7 (May Issue): 96-110. 

57.   Salim, S., Kochanek, B., Tzadka, T., Philosoph-Hadas, S. and Meir, S. (2013). Examination of new Gypsophila cultivars under a new flower opening regime, based  on 'Ecuador' technology. Alon Anaf Haprachim 9 (November Issue): 31-43.

58.   Salim, S., Tzadka, T., Kockanek, B., Dori, I., Shahak, D., Philosoph-Hadas, S. and          Meir, S. (2014). Cut flowers of Iris Oncocyclus hybrid 'Ziv': Extension of vase life with cytokinin and reducing the export cost by sea shipment.  Alon Anaf Haprachim 10 (February Issue): 77-91.

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