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Kim E. Hummer, James R. Ballington, Chad E. Finn, and Thomas M. Davis

Barnaul and several other research stations in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republic for evaluations. From these studies, over 200 cultivars have been named and distributed to farmers and gardeners. Efforts to domesticate L. caerulea from Japan

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Sarah M. Bharath, Christian Cilas, and Pathmanathan Umaharan

peppers ( Capsicum species) and their uses in Mayan medicine J. Ethnopharmacol. 52 61 70 DeWitt, D. Bosland, P.W. 2009 The complete chile pepper: A gardener’s guide to choosing, growing, preserving, and cooking. Timber Press, Portland, OR DeWitt, D

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Craig J. Frey, Xin Zhao, Jeffrey K. Brecht, Dustin M. Huff, and Zachary E. Black

Spring 2016 and 2017 on certified organic land at the University of Florida Plant Science Research and Education Unit (PSREU) in Citra, FL. ‘Tribute’ (determinate, round, slicing tomato; Sakata Seed America, Inc., Morgan Hill, CA) and ‘Garden Gem’ (semi

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Li-Chun Huang and Tzu-Fang Yeh

reflect the consumers' unwanted values for the floral products. Matsuo (2008) observed that plants have a function of healing and pleasure for human beings because humans appreciate plants with all of their five senses and combine doing physical exercise

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Juan Pablo Fernández-Trujillo, Gene E. Lester, Noelia Dos-Santos, Juan Antonio Martínez, Juan Esteva, John L. Jifon, and Plácido Varó

) Blossom-end of near-isogenic line SC10–2. Cracking is also prevalent among small-scale growers and home gardeners who typically harvest fruit at much later maturity stages; such vine-ripe fruit have been reported to be more susceptible to cracking than

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Ghazal Tarar, Coleman L. Etheredge, Amy McFarland, Amy Snelgrove, Tina M. Waliczek, and Jayne M. Zajicek

stress, renew vital energy, and speed healing processes ( McPherson, 2000 ). People who live in a greener environment showed more signs of healthy living ( DeVries et al., 2003 ). Furthermore, a study documented when college students under stress from an

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hardy garden chrysanthemums and follows recommended cultural scheduling and practice of pinching 7 to 10 days after planting. To reduce labor costs, a treatment of pinching at planting time was incorporated. Four Yoder cultivars of Dendranthema

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Jack E. Staub, Matthew D. Robbins, Yingmei Ma, and Paul G. Johnson

. Worldwatch Inst., Washington, DC. 4 Mar. 2014. < http://worldwatch.org/node/4839 > York, K. 2001 The holistic garden: Creating spaces for health and healing. Prentice Hall, Toronto, Canada

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Raymond A. Cloyd, Karen A. Marley, Richard A. Larson, and Bari Arieli

compounds that have been tested to determine their repellent activity against mosquitoes ( Barnard, 1999 ; Moore et al., 2007 ; Sharma et al., 1993 ; Trigg, 1996 ; Tunon et al., 1994 ). For years, master gardeners have claimed that placing Bounce

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Dalia Taher, Mohamed Rakha, Srinivasan Ramasamy, Svein Solberg, and Roland Schafleitner

roots are used as traditional medicines for the treatment of several ailments; for example, they are used to help heal wounds and to treat high blood pressure, diabetes, and inflammatory tumors ( Oboh et al., 2005 ). These species are therapeutically