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RESEARCH LITERATURE

The Research Literature database was created and funded by the Florida Wildflower Foundation. Use the search features below to find scientific articles on native wildflowers that are commercially available or used in restoration projects.

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Harvest season and fertilizer effects on seed production of Leavenworth's coreopsis

Author(s): J. G. Norcini, J. H. Aldrich and F. G. Martini

Month: Jun
Year: 2006

Journal: Journal of Environmental Horticulture
Journal Link: http://www.hriresearch.org/index.cfm?page=Content&categoryID=174
Volume: 24
Issue: 2
Pages: 63-67

Article Topic(s): Fertilizer, Phenology, Seed collecting, Seed increase
Research Setting(s): Field, Greenhouse

Species Referenced: Coreopsis leavenworthii (Common tickseed),

Abstract

Researches the effects of season of harvest and fertilization level on the seed production of Coreopsis leavenworthii grown in containers. Seeds harvested May-July had greater seed yield, seed quality, and numbers of viable seed compared to seed harvested July-October.

Suggested Citation

J. G. Norcini, J. H. Aldrich and F. G. Martini. "Harvest season and fertilizer effects on seed production of Leavenworth's coreopsis." Journal of Environmental Horticulture 24.2 (2006): 63-67.

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ISSN: 0738-2898

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