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The Research Literature database was created and funded by the Florida Wildflower Foundation. Use the search features below to find scientific articles on native wildflowers that are commercially available or used in restoration projects.

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Chemical height control of containerized seashore mallow

Author(s): K. R. Hilgers, C. Haynes and W. R. Graves

Month: Apr-Jun
Year: 2005

Publication Type: Article
Journal: Horttechnology
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Volume: 15
Issue: 2
Pages: 330-332

Article Topic(s): Plant growth regulator,Propagation
Research Setting(s): Greenhouse

Species Referenced: Kosteletzkya virginica (Virginia saltmarsh mallow),


Determines the efficacy of foliar sprays of plant growth regulators on controlling the height and branching of container-grown Kosteletzkya virginica (synonym K. pentacarpos). Chlormequat chloride at the lowest concentration (750 mg center dot L-1) produced shorter plants with more branches than control plants.

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K. R. Hilgers, C. Haynes and W. R. Graves. "Chemical height control of containerized seashore mallow." Horttechnology 15.2 (2005): 330-332.

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ISSN: 1063-0198

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