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Sarah R. Sikkema, Nader Soltani, Peter H. Sikkema, and Darren E. Robinson

-resistant weeds. Although the mode of action of pyroxasulfone is not completely understood, it is thought to be a seedling growth inhibitor that interferes with fatty acid biosynthesis. The spectrum of weeds controlled with pyroxasulfone is similar to the

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M. Elizabeth Rutledge, John Frampton, Gary Blank, and L. Eric Hinesley

, V.I. Kalevitch, M.V. 2003 Natural growth inhibitors and phytohormones in plants and environment Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht The Netherlands Kozlowski, T.T. 1962 Tree growth Ronald Press New York, NY Kozlowski, T.T. Torrie, J.H. Marshall, P

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J. Naalamle Amissah, Dominick J. Paolillo Jr, and Nina Bassuk

among plant species has been attributed to the presence of growth inhibitors ( Barlow et al., 1961 ; Ooyama, 1962 ), a lack of or imbalance of hormones or rooting cofactors ( Hess, 1961 ; Raviv et al., 1986 ), and the presence of physical barriers

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Mason T. MacDonald, Rajasekaran R. Lada, Jeff Hoyle, and A. Robin Robinson

Physiol. 57 260 269 Wright, S.C. Hiron, R.P. 1969 Abscisic acid, the growth inhibitor induced in detached wheat leaves by a period of wilting Nature 224 719 720 Yin, C. Duan, B

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Marco Volterrani, Nicola Grossi, Monica Gaetani, Lisa Caturegli, Aimila-Eleni Nikolopoulou, Filippo Lulli, and Simone Magni

sublethal effects that result in growth suppression ( Ervin and Zhang, 2008 ). DQ is listed as a growth inhibitor herbicide, but little is known about its use on turfgrasses. Suppression of flower initiation in sugarcane ( Saccharum officinarum ) ( Meyer et

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Xiaojuan Wei, Siyu Wu, Xiaojing Liang, Kun Wang, Yuejuan Li, Baocai Li, Jinlin Ma, and Haiying Liang

produced flowers in juvenile C. chrysantha ( Wei et al., 2017 , 2018 ), another yellow-flowering camelia species, with PBZ. PBZ is a synthetic triazole-type cytochrome P 450 growth inhibitor that is used extensively in horticulture to improve the

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Chen Xingwei, Thohirah Lee Abdullah, Sima Taheri, Nur Ashikin Psyquay Abdullah, and Siti Aishah Hassan

yield (40–60 d after anthesis). Water stress during the early fruit developmental stage could induce the production of stress-induced hormones or growth inhibitors such as abscisic acid leading early fruit dropping. Successful pollination coupled with

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How-Chiun Wu and Chun-Chih Lin

particular is known as a root growth inhibitor of plants ( Barkosky et al., 2000 ; Batish et al., 2008 ), and thus, its high concentration under white light is likely to be a factor in the inhibition of root formation of P. cynaroides plantlets. Based on

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Michael W. Smith and William D. Goff

certainty viable buds. Another possibility is growth inhibitors, such as abscisic acid, suppressing bud growth ( Tucker, 1981 ) although auxin inhibition of lateral buds was repressed. Additional growth-regulating chemicals might be beneficial to force

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Tomomi Eguchi and Chieri Kubota

.L. Cathey, H.M. 1969 Selection of fatty acids derivatives: Surfactant formulations for the control of plant meristems J. Agr. Food Chem. 17 312 317 Steffens, G.L. 1980 Applied uses of growth substances—Growth inhibitors, p. 397–408. In: F. Skoog (ed.). Plant