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Chengyan Yue and Charles Hall

flowers. Because recent studies have found that consumers like novel flowers ( Gagliardi and Brand, 2007 ), domestic growers can market specialty cut flowers as “special” and something “unique” to stimulate consumers' interest. Specialty cut flower

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Dave I. Thompson, Neil O. Anderson, and Johannes Van Staden

more intensely colored flowers, novel flower coloration, lower phenotypic variability, a protracted flowering period, a more compact growth habit, improved drought tolerance, and raised photosynthetic capacity ( Chen et al., 2006 ; Hancock, 1997

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Rosanna Freyre, Adam Moseley, Sandra B. Wilson, and Gary W. Knox

cultivars with novel flower colors and growth habits have great potential for landscape use in Florida and other U.S. southern states as an alternative to the invasive wild R. simplex and fertile cultivars. Since 2007, we have developed at the University

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Gregor Osterc, Maja Mikulic Petkovsek, Franci Stampar, Biljana Kiprovski, Blanka Ravnjak, and Joze Bavcon

, N. 2012 Production of novel flower color mutants from the fragrant cyclamen ( Cyclamen persicum × C. purpurascens ) by ion-beam irradiation Plant Biotechnol. 29 201 208 Kondo, E. Nakayama, M. Kameari, N. Tanikawa, N. Morita, Y. Akita, Y. Hase, Y

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Killian Melsen, Mark van de Wouw, and Ryan Contreras

. (2008) identified a Petunia mutant with a higher density of trichomes and a distinct leaf shape. Venkatachalam and Jayabalan (1997 ) found zinnias with novel flower colors such as yellow, magenta, and red with white spots in mutants of the cultivar

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Ni Jia, Qing-Yan Shu, Dan-Hua Wang, Liang-Sheng Wang, Zheng-An Liu, Hong-Xu Ren, Yan-Jun Xu, Dai-Ke Tian, and Kenneth Michael Tilt

ionization–mass spectrometry (ESI-MS n ) and to clarify the anthocyanin composition. The final results may provide valuable information on the mechanism of their flower coloration and guidelines on breeding new cultivars with novel flower colors in future

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Xuebin Song, Kang Gao, Guangxun Fan, Xiaogang Zhao, Zhilan Liu, and Silan Dai

al., 2016 ), a factor that limits novel flower shapes in chrysanthemum breeding. In conclusion, in this study we demonstrated the use of CTMD and other important morphological variations of ray florets in Chinese large-flowered chrysanthemum to

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Mary Lewis, Matthew Chappell, Paul A. Thomas, Rebekah C. Maynard, and Ockert Greyvenstein

extensive enough to identify novel phenotypes that could be commercially viable. These commercially viable phenotypes may express hybrid vigor and/or intermediate phenotypes that yield improved pest/pathogen tolerance, improved plant form, novel flower color

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Yongjun Yue and John M. Ruter

gamma-radiation to induce novel flower colour mutations J. Hort. Sci. Biotechnol. 88 462 468 doi: 10.1080/14620316.2013.11512992 Baskin, C.C. Baskin, J.M. 2001 Seeds: Ecology, biogeography, and, evolution of dormancy and germination. Academic Press, San

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Yanjie Wang, Yeqing Chen, Man Yuan, Zeyun Xue, Qijiang Jin, and Yingchun Xu

a primary ornamental characteristic that determines the ornamental merit and landscaping application value. Therefore, breeding much more novel flower color cultivars is one of the most important breeding objectives in N. nucifera , and