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Natural chilling and limited inductive photoperiod affect flowering in two Asteraceae genera
Author(s): M. P. Damann and R. E. Lyons
Publication Type: Article
Journal: Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science
Journal Link: http://journal.ashspublications.org/
Article Topic(s): Light, Phenology
Research Setting(s): Greenhouse
Species Referenced: Coreopsis grandiflora (Largeflower tickseed),
AbstractResearches the effects of growing cultivars of Coreopsis grandiflora and C. lanceolata under different photoperiods and temperatures. Chilling before returning plants to continuous short day conditions improved flowering in all cultivars.
Suggested CitationM. P. Damann and R. E. Lyons. "Natural chilling and limited inductive photoperiod affect flowering in two Asteraceae genera." Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science 121.4 (1996): 694-698.
Article LinksISSN: 0003-1062