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Harvest Date and Storage Quality of Herbaceous Perennials

Author(s): A. M. Hanchek and A. C. Cameron

Month: Jun
Year: 1995

Publication Type: Article
Journal: Hortscience
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Volume: 30
Issue: 3
Pages: 573-576

Article Topic(s): Propagation
Research Setting(s): Greenhouse

Species Referenced: Coreopsis grandiflora (Largeflower tickseed),


Investigates the effects of harvest date on regrowth of crowns of Coreopsis grandiflora cultivars. Plants harvested later in the season had higher rates of survival and stronger regrowth when grown after seven months of storage.

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A. M. Hanchek and A. C. Cameron. "Harvest Date and Storage Quality of Herbaceous Perennials." Hortscience 30.3 (1995): 573-576.

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ISSN: 0018-5345

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