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Christopher J. Currey, Nicholas J. Flax, and Kellie J. Walters

plug producer (Wagner Greenhouses, Minneapolis, MN). Seedlings were individually planted in 1801-cell packs [3.11 inches length and width, 2.25 inches height, 17.7 inch 3 volume (STI-1801; T.O. Plastics, Clearwater, MN)] filled with a commercial

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Christopher J. Currey, Roberto G. Lopez, Brian A. Krug, Ingram McCall, and Brian E. Whipker

Easter lilies are an important flowering potted crop in the United States with a wholesale value over $26.8 million for the 15 largest-producing states in 2010 ( U.S. Department of Agriculture, 2011 ). Plant height can reach up to 1 m and must be

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Dipak Sharma-Poudyal, Timothy C. Paulitz, and Lindsey J. du Toit

until harvest. Onion seedlings in each cone-tainer were thinned to two seedlings 3 weeks after planting. Plant height (cm), root length (cm), and total dry biomass (g) were measured for the two seedlings in each inoculated and noninoculated cone

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Kelly M. Stanton, Sally S. Weeks, Michael N. Dana, and Michael V. Mickelbart

flowering is reduced. Pruning them to half-height still encourages new growth but allows the development of a larger plant. To date, however, there are no similar published reports or recommendations on pruning strategies for meadowsweet or steeplebush

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Christopher J. Currey, Diane M. Camberato, Ariana P. Torres, and Roberto G. Lopez

photoperiod (0600–2200 hr ) consisting of natural daylengths with supplemental lighting. High-pressure sodium lamps delivered a supplemental photosynthetic photon flux ( PPF ) of 100 μmol·m −2 ·s −1 at plant height [as measured with a quantum sensor (LI

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Julie Bussières, Stéphanie Boudreau, Guillaume Clément–Mathieu, Blanche Dansereau, and Line Rochefort

in 2005 ( Environment Canada, 2006b ). Water table depth measured in one well throughout the summer of 2002 remained below 50 cm from July to September. Expt. 1: Fertilizer rates. Seedlings (tray of 45 plants or 110 cm 3 , height unrecorded

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Jared Barnes, Brian Whipker, Wayne Buhler, and Ingram McCall

During perennial plant production, the height many perennials attain during growth makes them top heavy and limits their production. Shipping is also impacted; because of their height, fewer plants can fit on a cart. A prime example of this

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Yanhong Lou, Liang Chen, Qingguo Xu, and Xunzhong Zhang

) indicated that morphological variation in tall fescue germplasm was heritable, and that several traits including plant height and dry matter yield had a high narrow sense heritability value. Morphological traits are of great importance in selecting rational

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Tricia Jenkins, Chieri Kubota, Cary L. Rivard, and Eleni D. Pliakoni

once every 24 h during the 4-d treatment period (days 1–4). After the measurements were made, the plants were returned to the treatment chambers and re-injected with ethylene to satisfy the treatment concentrations. Plant height was recorded on 15

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Martin M. Williams II

uniform across planting dates. Planting dates separated by 3 weeks in Wisconsin had no effect on plant height, but did influence days to silking and yield components of crosses of several open-pollinated sweet corn cultivars ( Revilla and Tracy, 1997