Document Type : Original Article


1 Master of Science) MSc.) Student of Horticultural Science, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman, Iran

2 Assistant professor, Horticultural Research Institute, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Iran


The objective of the present study is to investigate the impact of spraying boric acid on vegetative and reproductive growth of ‘Camarosa’ strawberry (Fragaria × ananassa Duch.). The strawberry plants were sprayed with Boric acid at 0 (control), 50 and 100 mg L-1 at 30 days after planting. In general, results indicated that spraying plants with boric acid had a significant effect on yield, fruit weight, chlorophyll, and leaf area. The superior treatment concerning vegetative and reproductive growth was spraying boric acid at 100 mg L-1 during experiment.