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Rizwan Maqbool, David Percival, Qamar Zaman, Tess Astatkie, Sina Adl, and Deborah Buszard

, these soils can become quite productive with proper fertilizer applications. In Nova Scotia (Canada), commercial growers apply fertilizers in a form of diammonium phosphate or ammonium sulfate in combination with P and K at rate of 20 kg·ha −1 N, 10 kg

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W. Roland Leatherwood, John M. Dole, and James E. Faust

plants were maintained as stock plants and irrigated manually with water alone, 600 mg·L −1 nitrogen liquid fertilizer (20N–4.37P–16.6K; Ultrasol, SQM North America, Atlanta, GA), or flowable lime (Limestone F; Cleary Chemical Inc., Dayton, NJ) to

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Kate M. Evans, Bruce H. Barritt, Bonnie S. Konishi, Marc A. Dilley, Lisa J. Brutcher, and Cameron P. Peace

central Washington and its exceptional texture and eye-catching appearance particularly suit the fresh market. Origin ‘WA 5’ originated from a cross between ‘Splendour’ and Co-op 15 ( Fig. 1 ) made in 1994 in Corvallis, OR, by Shawn Mehlenbacher. The seed

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Qinglu Ying, Yun Kong, and Youbin Zheng

Light signaling and plant responses to blue and UV radiations-Perspectives for applications in horticulture Environ. Exp. Bot. 121 22 3809 Huq, E. Al-Sady, B. Hudson, M. Kim, C. Apel, K. Quail, P.H. 2004 Phytochrome-interacting factor 1 is a critical

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Mark W. Farnham

relatively rare instances in our program, lines arising from culture exhibit variants that are not observed when first regenerated (R 0 generation) but become evident in the first generation (R 1 ) from seed (previously unpublished). The most common variant

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Lucina Gómez-Pérez, Luis Alonso Valdez-Aguilar, Alberto Sandoval-Rangel, Adalberto Benavides-Mendoza, Rosalinda Mendoza-Villarreal, and Ana María Castillo-González

biotechnological improvement of Zn, Cd or Ni tolerance and accumulation in plants Environ. Exp. Bot. 72 53 63 Jeffrey, S.W. Humphrey, G.F. 1975 New spectrophotometric equations for determining chlorophyll a, b c1 and c2 in higher plants, algae and natural

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Zhanao Deng and Brent K. Harbaugh

produce or use gerberas in large containers. Origin UFGE 4141 is a progeny of a cross between selections UFGE 5-23 and UFGE 4-8 that was made in Spring 2003 ( Fig. 1 ) and was initially selected in Summer 2004. Fig. 1. Pedigree of UFGE 4141

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Bekele G. Abeyo, Robert C. Shearman, Roch E. Gaussoin, Leonard A. Wit, Desalegn D. Serba, and Ugur Bilgili

early Sept. 2005. All procedures, treatments, and maintenance were the same as those described for the 2004 study. Data were collected on : 1) spring green-up using a visual rating scale of 1 to 9 with 1 = dormant turf and 9 = dark green, actively

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Rongpei Yu, Ying Cheng, Yanfei Pu, Fan Li, and Shugang Lu

light [photosynthetic photon flux density ( PPFD ) 1600 μmol·m −2 ·s −1 at 12:00 pm ] and relative humidity ≈50% to 60% at 25 ± 5 °C. Induction of original shoots and proliferation of adventitious shoots. Tips of juvenile fronds (length, 0.8–1.2 cm

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Desmond G. Mortley, Jun-Hyun Oh, Damicca S. Johnson, Conrad K. Bonsi, and Walter A. Hill

which they were transplanted into greenhouse beds containing a 1:1:1 (v/v) mixture of Jiffy mix, sand, and soil. Seedlings were placed 20 cm within and 25 cm between rows totaling ≈18 plants per plot. Plants were fertilized with a modified full