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Flowering dates of Viola sororia Willd. and V. pensylvanica Michx. at different latitudes
Author(s): T. A. Mcconnell, N. H. Russell
Journal: Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science
Journal Link: http://www.iacad.org/research.html
Article Topic(s): Phenology
Research Setting(s): Laboratory
Species Referenced: Viola sororia (Missouri violet),
AbstractResearches the correlation between dates of flowering and length of day of Viola sororia using herbarium specimens of plants from different latitudes. The higher the latitude, the later flowering occurred in the spring and the greater the day-length at the time of open flowering.
Suggested CitationT. A. Mcconnell, and N. H. Russell. "Flowering dates of Viola sororia Willd. and V. pensylvanica Michx. at different latitudes." Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science 66 (1959): 178-184.
Article LinksISSN: 0896-8381