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Huifei Shen, Bing Zhao, Jingjing Xu, Xizi Zheng, and Wenmei Huang

Global climate change may not only increase CO 2 concentration, but also sustain elevated temperatures ( Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, 2013 ; Lavania et al., 2015) . As a result, the distribution pattern of plant communities will be

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Dewayne L. Ingram, John M. Ruter, and Chris A. Martin

tip necrosis, were less sucullent, had a water-soaked appearance and/or had a modified branching pattern compared with plants grown at near optimal RZT ( Barr and Pellett, 1972 ; Martin and Ingram, 1991a ; Ramcharan et al., 1995 ). Plant architecture

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Larry E. Schrader

differences were observed in gas exchange for the untreated control versus formulation-treated trees. Fruit growth, fruit load, fruit size, and fruit maturity characteristics (background color, firmness, soluble solids, titratable acidity, starch/iodine score

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Faisal Shahzad, Changpin Chun, Arnold Schumann, and Tripti Vashisth

could eventually lead to tree death ( Bové, 2006 ; Halbert and Manjunath, 2004 ; Tang et al., 2019 ). Visible symptoms of HLB typically include yellowing of leaves, blotchy mottle, chlorotic patterns of leaves resembling those induced by Zn and Fe

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Hanan M. El-Hoseiny, Mohamed N. Helaly, Nabil I. Elsheery, and Shamel M. Alam-Eldein

application might be due to the increase in carbohydrate accumulation in leaf and fruit tissues, which ultimately converted to glucose and sucrose, as well as the breakdown of starch into sugars during ripening ( Hermans et al., 2006 ). Application of B

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D. Michael Jackson, Howard F. Harrison, Robert L. Jarret, and Phillip A. Wadl

cannot climb, there are a small number of twining genotypes ( Martin, 1984 ). Although the leaves of the sweetpotato accessions in the present study adhered to this general pattern, they varied widely in shape and size, which reflects the wide diversity

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Wei Hu, Qing Di, Jingyi Wei, Jie Zhang, and Jia Liu

, potassium can also increase the gas phase conductance of the mesophyll tissue ( Battie-Laclau et al., 2014 ) and accelerate the decomposition of starch grains in the chloroplasts, which will reduce the transport resistance of CO 2 in the chloroplast ( Zhao

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russet and ‘September Wonder’ having the most. There were no significant differences between cultivars in flesh firmness, soluble solids, starch index rating, length-to-diameter ratio, or taste test rating. Evaluation of Home Garden Tomato Varieties

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Mohamad-Hossein Sheikh-Mohamadi, Nematollah Etemadi, Ali Nikbakht, Mostafa Farajpour, Mostafa Arab, and Mohammad Mahdi Majidi

experiment and the end of a particular interval of measurement, and N is the total number of germinated seeds ( Zhang, 2012 ). A modified Timson index of germination velocity = Σ G / t was used for estimating the GR, where “ G ” is germination percentage

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and starch, and the white-fleshed varieties are not generally used as food in the US. Replicated variety trials were conducted to evaluate 28 sweetpotato accessions from around the world, based on yield, percent dry matter, harvest index and latex