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Effects of ethephon on stock plant management of Coreopsis verticillata, Dianthus caryophyllus, and Veronica longifolia
Author(s): J. E. Glady, N. S. Lang and E. S. Runkle
Publication Type: Article
Journal Link: http://hortsci.ashspublications.org/search.dtl
Article Topic(s): Plant growth regulator, Propagation
Research Setting(s): Greenhouse
Species Referenced: Coreopsis verticillata (Threadleaf coreopsis),
AbstractDetermines whether ethephon (an ethylene-releasing chemical) is effective at maintaining vegetative growth and increasing cuttings for harvest of Coreopsis verticillata 'Moonbeam'. Biweekly applications at 600 mg-L-1 or weekly applications at 400 mg-L-1 increased branching and the number of vegetative cuttings in Coreopsis verticillata L. 'Moonbeam'.
Suggested CitationJ. E. Glady, N. S. Lang and E. S. Runkle. "Effects of ethephon on stock plant management of Coreopsis verticillata, Dianthus caryophyllus, and Veronica longifolia." Hortscience 42.7 (2007): 1616-1621.
Article LinksISSN: 0018-5345