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In vitro propagation of white stokesia (Stokesia laevis Greene var. alba hort.) by leaf and root culture
Author(s): T. Hosoki, M. Mochida, T. Sakamoto and K. Ohta
Publication Type: Article
Journal: Journal of the Japanese Society for Horticultural Science
Article Topic(s): Propagation,Plant growth regulator
Research Setting(s): Laboratory,Greenhouse
Species Referenced: Stokesia laevis (Stokes aster),
AbstractPresents a protocol for in vitro propagation of a white variety of Stokes' aster, Stokesia laevis var. alba. Propagating leaf sections in vitro is more efficient than conventional shoot or root division.
Suggested CitationT. Hosoki, M. Mochida, T. Sakamoto and K. Ohta. "In vitro propagation of white stokesia (Stokesia laevis Greene var. alba hort.) by leaf and root culture." Journal of the Japanese Society for Horticultural Science 64.2 (1995): 375-380.