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Hiroshi Hamamoto and Keisuke Yamazaki

bud appearance was more pronounced with red LEDs than with blue LEDs. Fig. 2. Node position bearing the first flower bud (top graphs) and mean number of opened flowers (bottom graphs) in two cultivars of okra (‘Clemson Spineless’ and ‘Emerald

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Dale J. Bremer, Steven J. Keeley, and Abigail Jager

turfgrass, or embellished expectations about lawn appearance (e.g., maintaining perfectly green lawns, even during drought) may result in overirrigation. This indicates a need to change the behavior of home dwellers to reduce their irrigation inputs and thus

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Amalie B. Kurzer, Rose Bechtel, and Jean-Xavier Guinard

identifying and selecting fruit that will meet their expectations, potentially making purchase choices based on appearance alone ( Poole et al., 2007 ). Although data exist on the effect of analytical and sensory attributes on liking of mandarins and oranges

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Rolston St. Hilaire, Michael A. Arnold, Don C. Wilkerson, Dale A. Devitt, Brian H. Hurd, Bruce J. Lesikar, Virginia I. Lohr, Chris A. Martin, Garry V. McDonald, Robert L. Morris, Dennis R. Pittenger, David A. Shaw, and David F. Zoldoske

., 1998 ). Conversely, urban landscapes are diverse mixes of turfgrass, woody, and herbaceous plant species that are valued for their appearance, not their yield. So, the concept of optimum growth and yield is not relevant to the urban landscape ( Shaw and

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Zongyu Li, R. Karina Gallardo, Wendy Hoashi-Erhardt, Vicki A. McCracken, Chengyan Yue, and Lisa Wasko DeVetter

. From the perspective of breeding programs, one study found that phytonutrient content, abiotic resistance, plant habit, disease and pest resistance, and appearance were the five most important trait clusters for strawberry breeding programs ( Gallardo

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

stages of S. dulcificum flowers were categorized according to size and the appearance of the flower bud: Stage I, calyx formation (4–30 d); Stage II, peduncle elongation and flower bud enlargement (31–65 d); Stage III, calyx color change from yellow

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Martin M. Williams II

), thermal time to maximum absolute height growth rate ( i from Eq. 1 fitted to height on GDD), maximum leaf number, and leaf appearance rate ( m from linear model fitted to leaf number on GDD) as influenced by five planting dates in 2006 and 2007 z

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Chae Shin Lim, Seong Mo Kang, Jeoung Lai Cho, Kenneth C. Gross, and Allan B. Woolf

ethylene production, respiration, and electrolyte leakage (EL) usually precede or occur concomitantly with appearance of visible symptoms ( Purvis, 2002 ). Peppers have been classified as nonclimacteric fruit ( Lurie et al., 1986 ). However, the pattern

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Ambani R. Mudau, Puffy Soundy, Hintsa T. Araya, and Fhatuwani N. Mudau

packages from atmosphere conditions were measured and thereafter, the mean value was determined. Sensory analysis (visual appearance and off odor). Sensory attributes were scored based on the methods described by Medina et al. (2012) with slight

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Jianyu Chen, Keith A. Funnell, and Ed R. Morgan

20 mol·m −2 ·d −1 not only accelerated the date of flowering of ‘LPLS4’, but also the rate of other growth variables, quantified here as LNAR and GCIR. As well as a reduced DTV, plants under higher ADLI had faster rates of both leaf appearance ( Fig