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Gibberellin-induced and cytokinin-induced growth and flowering responses in Rudbeckia hirta L.
Author(s): R. L. Harkess and R. E. Lyons
Journal Link: http://hortsci.ashspublications.org/search.dtl
Article Topic(s): Phenology, Plant growth regulator
Research Setting(s): Greenhouse, Laboratory
Species Referenced: Rudbeckia hirta (Black-eyed susan),
AbstractEvaluates the effects of applied plant growth regulators (benzyladenine and gibberellins) to Rudbeckia hirta to stimulate flowering. Benzyladenine had no effect on flowering. Gibberellins may enhance the long day effect on the apical meristem of Rudbeckia, but axillary meristems that initiate later remained unaffected.
Suggested CitationR. L. Harkess and R. E. Lyons. "Gibberellin-induced and cytokinin-induced growth and flowering responses in Rudbeckia hirta L." Hortscience 29.3 (1994): 141-142.
Article LinksISSN: 0018-5345