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Defoliation of woody cut stems with preharvest, less toxic chemical and postharvest environmental methods

Author(s): L. Greer and J. M. Dole

Month: Apr-Jun
Year: 2005

Publication Type: Editorial Material
Journal: Horttechnology
Journal Link: http://horttech.ashspublications.org/search.dtl
Volume: 15
Issue: 2
Pages: 376-380

Article Topic(s): Herbicide,Plant growth regulator
Research Setting(s): Landscape

Species Referenced: Callicarpa americana (American beautyberry ),

Abstract

Evaluates chemical options for defoliating woody plants, including Callicarpa americana, before harvest. Chelated copper, dimethipin, and ethepon promoted defoliation in C. americana.

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L. Greer and J. M. Dole. "Defoliation of woody cut stems with preharvest, less toxic chemical and postharvest environmental methods." Horttechnology 15.2 (2005): 376-380.

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ISSN: 1063-0198

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