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Effect of plant growth retardants on stem elongation of hibiscus species
Author(s): R. M. Warner and J. E. Erwin
Publication Type: Article
Journal Link: http://horttech.ashspublications.org/search.dtl
Article Topic(s): Plant growth regulator
Research Setting(s): Greenhouse
Species Referenced: Hibiscus coccineus (Scarlet rosemallow),
AbstractEvaluates the effects of applying growth retardants on the stem elongation of hibiscus species including H. coccineus. Chlormequat chloride and Paclobutrazol inhibited stem elongation of all species. Uniconazole also reduced stem elongation of H. coccincus.
Suggested CitationR. M. Warner and J. E. Erwin. "Effect of plant growth retardants on stem elongation of hibiscus species." Horttechnology 13.2 (2003): 293-296.
Article LinksISSN: 1063-0198