Home » Papers

Ph.D. Slavko Perica
Slavko Perica



CROSBI Full publication list


  • Jukic Špika, M.; Romić, D.; Žanetić, M.; Zovko, M.; Klepo, T.; Strikić, F.; Perica, S. (2022) Irrigation of Young Olives Grown on Reclaimed Karst Soil Increases Fruit Size, Weight and Oil Yield and Balances the Sensory Oil Profile. Foods, 11 2923, 19 doi:10.3390/foods11182923.
  • Vuletin Selak, G.; Raboteg Božiković, M.; Abrouk, D.; Bolčić, M.; Žanić, K.; Perica, S.; Normand, P.; Pujic, P. (2022) Pseudomonas ST1 and Pantoea Paga Strains Cohabit in Olive Knots. Microorganisms, 10, 8; 1529, 16 doi:10.3390/microorganisms10081529.
  • Vuletin Selak, G.; Baruca Arbeiter, A.; Cuevas, J.; Perica, S.; Pujic, P.; Raboteg Božiković, M.; Bandelj, D. (2021) Seed Paternity Analysis Using SSR Markers to Assess Successful Pollen Donors in Mixed Olive Orchards. Plants, 10, 2356, 16 doi:10.3390/plants10112356.
  • Jukić Špika, M; Perica, S; Žanetić, M; Škevin, D (2021) Virgin Olive Oil Phenols, Fatty Acid Composition and Sensory Profile: Can Cultivar Overpower Environmental and Ripening Effect? Antioxidants, 10 (2021), 5; 689, 21 doi:10.3390/antiox10050689
  • Poscic, F; Zanetic, M; Fiket, Z; Turk, MF; Mikac, N; Bacic, N; Lucic, M; Romic, M; Bakic, H; Spika, MJ; Urlic, B; Runjic, M; Selak, GV; Vitanovic, E; Klepo, T; Rosin, J; Rengel, Z; Perica, S (2020) Accumulation and partitioning of rare earth elements in olive trees and extra virgin olive oil from Adriatic coastal region. Plant and Soil: 448: 1-2: 133-151.
  • Selak, G. Vuletin; Raboteg, M.; Fournier, P.; Dubost, A.; Abrouk, D.; Zanic, K.; Perica, S.; Normand, P.; Pujic, P. (2019) Genome Sequence of Pseudomonas sp. Strain ST1, Isolated from Olive (Olea europaea L.) Knot Galls in Croatia Microbiology Resource Announcements 8, 46. (doi:10.1128/MRA.00986-19)
  • Poscic, F.; Turk, M. Furdek; Bacic, N.; Mikac, N.; Bertoldi, D.; Camin, F.; Spika, M. Jukic; Zanetic, M.; Rengel, Z.; Perica, S. (2019) Removal of pomace residues is critical in quantification of element concentrations in extra virgin olive oil Journal of Food Composition and Analysis 77: 39-46.
  • Poscic, F; Runjic, M; Spika, MJ; Mikac, N; Rengel, Z; Romic, M; Urlic, B; Bacic, N; Lucic, M; Bakic, H; Fiket, Z; Strikic, F; Klepo, T; Perica, S (2018) Nutrient deficiencies in olives grown on typical Mediterranean soils (Terra rossa, Rendzina, Lithosol) Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science Volume: 64: 13: 1777-1790.
  • Selak, GV; Cuevas, J; Ban, SG; Perica, S (2018) Determination of compatibility relationships between olive cultivars: an overview of available methods. Acta Horticulturae 1199: 115-120.
  • Selak, GV; Dumicic, G; Ban, SG; Perica, S (2018) Gas-exchange properties of olive cultivars prior to flowering and during full bloom and early fruit growth. Acta Horticulturae 1199: 139-143.
  • Paskovic, I; Pecina, M; Bronic, J; Perica, S; Ban, D; Ban, SG; Poscic, F; Palcic, I; Custic, MH (2018) Synthetic Zeolite A as Zinc and Manganese Fertilizer in Calcareous Soil. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 49: 9: 1072-1082.
  • Lalic, A; Ban, SG; Perica, S; Novoselovic, D; Abicic, I; Kovacevic, J; Simic, G; Guberac, V (2017) The effect of water stress on some traits of winter barley cultivars during early stages of plant growth. Poljoprivreda 23: 1: 22-27.
  • Becker, C., Urlić, B., Špika, M. J., Kläring, H. P., Krumbein, A., Baldermann, S., Goreta Ban, S., Perica, S., Schwarz, D. (2015) Nitrogen Limited Red and Green Leaf Lettuce Accumulate Flavonoid Glycosides, Caffeic Acid Derivatives, and Sucrose while Losing Chlorophylls, B-Carotene and Xanthophylls. PloS one, 10(11).
  • Vuletin Selak, G.; Cuevas, J.; Pinillos, V.; Goreta Ban, S.; Poljak, M.; Perica, S. (2014) Assessment of effective pollination period in olive (Olea europaea) by means of fluorescence microscopy and plant response to sequential pollinations: Limitations and drawbacks of current methodologies. Trees-structure and function 28 (2014); 1497-1505
  • Vuletin Selak, G.; Cuevas, J.; Goreta Ban, S.; Perica, S. (2014) Pollen tubeperformance in assessment of compatibility in olive (Olea europaea L.) cultivars. Scientia horticulturae. 165, 36-43.
  • Vuletin Selak, G.; Radunić, M.; Goreta Ban, S.; Perica, S. (2014) Pollen Viability and Germination Success of Six Sweet Cherry Cultivars. Acta Horticulturae 1 79-82.
  • Vuletin Selak, G.; Cuevas, J.; Goreta Ban, S.; Pinillos, V.; Dumičić, G.; Perica, S. (2014) The effect of temperature on the duration of the effective pollination period in ‘Oblica’ olive (Olea europaea L.) cultivar. Annals of applied biology. 164, 1; 85-94
  • Vuletin Selak, G.; Perica, S.; Goreta Ban, S.; Poljak, M. (2013) The effect of temperatureand genotype on pollen performance in olive (Olea europaea L.). Scientiahorticulturae 156 38-46.
  • Žanetić, M.;Cerretani, L.; Škevin, D.; Politeo, O.; Vitanović, E.; Jukić Špika, M.; Perica,S.; Ožić, M. (2013) Influence of polyphenolic compounds on the oxidativestability of virgin olive oils from selected autochthonous varieties. Journalof Food Agriculture & Environment. 11, 1; 126-131
  • Pasković, I.; Bronić, J.; Subotić, B.; Pecina, M.; Perica, S.; Palčić, I.; Herak Ćustić, M. (2013) Impact of synthetic zeolite fertilization on radicchio mineral composition and nutritive value. Journal of food agriculture & environment. 11, 1; 498-502
  • Vuletin Selak, G.; Perica, S.; Goreta Ban, S.; Bućan, L.; Poljak, M. (2012) Flower sterility and the germination ability of pollen as genetic traits of seven olive (Olea europaea L.) cultivars grown in Croatia. Journal of horticultural science & biotechnology. 87, 3; 237-242
  • Vuletin Selak, G.; Perica, S.; Goreta Ban, S.; Radunić, M.; Poljak, M. (2012) Compatibility relationships between alochthonous cultivar ‘Leccino’ and autochthonous Dalmatian cultivars. Acta Horticulturae 949 143-146.
  • Strikić, F.; Liber, Z.; Bandelj Mavsar, D.; Čmelik, Z.; Perica, S.; Radunić, M.; Javornik, B.; Šatović, Z. (2011) Intra-cultivar diversity in the Croatian olive cultivar, Lastovka. Journal of horticultural science & biotechnology. 86, 3; 305-311
  • Vuletin Selak, G.; Perica, S.; Goreta Ban, S.; Radunić, M.; Poljak, M. (2011) Reproductive success after self-pollination and cross-pollination of olive cultivars in Croatia. HortScience. 46, 2; 186-191
  • Perica, S.; Goreta Ban, S.; Vuletin Selak, G.; Miloš, B.; Romić, D. (2011) Transition to irrigation of an old rain fed olive orchard in Croatia. Acta Horticulturae. 888, 41-45.
  • Strikic, F.; Bandelj Mavsar, D.; Perica, S.; Cmelik, Z.; Satovic Z.; Javornik, B (2010) Genetic variation within the olive (Olea europaea L.)cultivar Oblica detected using amplified fragmentlength polymorphism (AFLP) markers. / African Journal of Biotechnology. 9, 20; 2880-2883
  • Batelja Lodeta, K.; Goreta Ban, S.; Perica, S.; Dumičić, G.; Bućan, L.(2010) Response of Poinsettia to Drench Application of Growth Regulators. International Journal of Food Agriculture & Environment. 8, 1; 297-301
  • Žanetić, M.; Štrucelj, D.; Perica, S.; Rade, D.; Škevin, D.; Serraiocco, A. (2010) Chemical composition of Dalmatian virgin olive oils from autochtonous olive cultivars Oblica, Lastovka and Levantinka. Rivista italiana delle sostanze grasse. 86; 24-33
  • Strikić, F.; Bandelj Mavsar, D.; Perica, S.; Čmelik, Z.; Šatović, Z.; Javornik, B. (2009) The main Croatian olive cultivar “Oblica”, shows high morphological but low molecular diversity. Journal of Horticultural Science and Biotechnology. 84, 3; 345-349
  • Goreta, S.; Bučević-Popović, V.; Vuletin Selak, G.; Pavela-Vrančić, M.; Perica, S.: (2008) Vegetative growth, superoxide dismutase activity, and ion concentration of salt stressed watermelon as influenced by rootstock. Journal of Agricultural Science, 146, 695-704
  • Žanić, K.; Goreta, S.; Perica, S.; Šutić, J. (2008) Effects of alternative pesticides on greenhouse whitefly in protected cultivation. Journal of Pest Science 81, 3; 161- 166
  • Perica, S.; Goreta, S.; Vuletin Selak, G. (2008) Growth, biomass allocation and leaf ion concentration of seven olive (Olea europaea L.) cultivars under increased salinity. Scientia Horticulturae 117(2)123 -129.
  • Goreta, S.; Batelja, K.; Perica, S. (2008) Growth of poinsettia as affected by cultivar, thinning, and pot size. HortTechnology 18,(1):122-129.
  • Goreta, S.; Bučević-Popović, V.; Pavela-Vrančić, M.; Perica, S. (2007) Salinity-induced changes in growth, superoxide dismutase activity, and ion content of two olive cultivars. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science – Zeitschrift fur Pflanzenernahrung und Bodenkunde 170(3):398-403.
  • Goreta, S.; Perica, S.; Dumičić, G.; Bućan, L.; Žanić, K. (2005) Growth and yield of watermelon on polyethylene mulch with different spacings and nitrogen rates.HortScience 40(2):366-369.
  • Bućan, L.; Perica, S.; Goreta, S. (2005) Influence of transplant age and type on growth and yield of seed propagated globe artichoke. Acta Horticulturae 681; 95-98.
  • Perica, S.; Brkljača, M.; Goreta, S.; Romić, D.; Romić, M. (2004) Vegetative growth and salt accumulation of six olive cultivars under salt stress. Acta Horticulturae 664; 555-560.
  • Perica, S.; Brown, P.H.; Connell, J.H.; Hu, H. (2002) Olive response to foliar boron application. Acta Horticulturae 586:381-383.
  • Perica, S.; Brown, H.P.; Connell, H.; Nyomora, J.; Agnes M.S.; Dordas,C.; Hu, H. (2001) Foliar boron application improves flower fertility and fruit set of olive. HortScience 36(4):714-716.
  • Perica, S.; Bellaloui, N.; Greve, C.; Hu, H.; Brown, H.P. (2001) Boron transport and soluble carbohydrate concentrations in olive. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science 126(3):291-296.
  • Perica, S. (2001) Seasonal fluctuation and intracanopy variation in leaf nitrogen level in olive. Journal of Plant Nutrition 24(4&5):779-787.