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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

Year: 1959

Journal: Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science
Journal Link: http://www.iacad.org/research.html
Volume: 66
Pages: 178-184

Article Topic(s): Phenology
Research Setting(s): Laboratory

Species Referenced: Viola sororia (Missouri violet),

Abstract

Researches 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.

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T. 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.

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ISSN: 0896-8381
Last Updated: 2015-02-26
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