Allelopathic effect of invasive Canadian goldenrod (Solidago canadensis L.) on early growth of red clover (Trifolium pratense L.)

  • Peiman ZANDI Yibin University, International Faculty of Applied Technology, Yibin, Sichuan, 644600; Institute of Environment and Sustainable Development in Agriculture, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Science, Beijing
  • Beata BARABASZ-KRASNY Pedagogical University of Krakow, Institute of Biology, Podchorążych 2 St.,30-084 Kraków
  • Alina STACHURSKA-SWAKOŃ Jagiellonian University, Institute of Botany, Gronostajowa St. 3, 30-387 Kraków
  • Joanna PUŁA University of Agriculture, Faculty of Agriculture and Economics, Al. Mickiewicza 21 Ave, 31-120 Kraków
  • Katarzyna MOŻDŻEŃ Pedagogical University of Krakow, Institute of Biology, Podchorążych 2 St.,30-084 Kraków
Keywords: allelopathy; chlorophyll; electrolyte leakage; germination; invasive species; leaves exudates

Abstract

Solidago canadensis belongs to highly invasive species in Europe, it is established in ruderal, semi-natural and natural communities. To test the traits related to invasiveness, the experiment with the potential of allelopathic compounds produced by the species was conducted. The aqueous extract from the goldenrod leaves was used to examine the germination and early stages of development of Trifolium pratense, the species as an example of fodder plant common in meadows and pastures. Three types of aqueous extract were used: decoction, infusion, and macerate. All extracts of Canadian goldenrod had a negative influence on the germination process of red clover, however, the effect changed in time and type of extract. The most inhibiting influence was documented for the macerate type of aqueous extract. Similarly, the negative influence of macerate was the highest for the length and weight of the seedlings, the content of chlorophyll a and b, and electrolyte leakage. As the procedure of obtaining the macerate is the most like the process of natural extraction of allelopathic substances in nature, there is the practical conclusion to remove the moved biomass of the goldenrod during the restoration process of areas colonised by the species.

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Published
2020-12-22
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ZANDI, P., BARABASZ-KRASNY, B., STACHURSKA-SWAKOŃ, A., PUŁA, J., & MOŻDŻEŃ, K. (2020). Allelopathic effect of invasive Canadian goldenrod (Solidago canadensis L.) on early growth of red clover (Trifolium pratense L.). Notulae Botanicae Horti Agrobotanici Cluj-Napoca, 48(4), 2060-2071. https://doi.org/10.15835/nbha48412081
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