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Studies with Liatris spicata Willd. 2. Effects of photoperiod on stem extension, flowering and gibberellin content
Author(s): N. Zieslin and Z. Geller
Publication Type: Article
Journal: Annals of Botany
Journal Link: http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/
Article Topic(s): Light, Phenology
Research Setting(s): Greenhouse
Species Referenced: Liatris spicata (Dense blazing star),
AbstractExamines the effects of photoperiod on the flowering of Liatris spicata. Photoperiod did not affect flower formation but long days affected elongation of the flowering stem and decreased the number of flowering stems per corm.
Suggested CitationN. Zieslin and Z. Geller. "Studies with Liatris spicata Willd. 2. Effects of photoperiod on stem extension, flowering and gibberellin content." Annals of Botany 52.6 (1983): 855-859.
Article LinksISSN: 0305-7364