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Shasha Wu, Youping Sun, Genhua Niu, James Altland, and Raul Cabrera

this study were to determine the relative salt tolerance by quantifying and comparing the responses of shoot growth, number of flowers, DW, visual quality, chlorophyll content, and mineral concentration of these widely used aster perennials to elevated

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Genhua Niu, Denise S. Rodriguez, and Lissie Aguiniga

). The significant reductions in pruned fresh weights at elevated salinities indicate the early negative effect of salinity treatments on these rootstocks. Fig. 1. Visual quality ( A ) and pruned fresh weight ( B ) in the middle of the experiment

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Maren E. Veatch-Blohm, Dorothy Chen, and Matthew Hassett

production may also be cost-prohibitive ( Arabiyat, 2005 ; Carter et al., 2005 ; Kirzhner et al., 2008 ; Marcum, 2006 ; Shillo et al., 2002 ). Salinity, especially that imposed by NaCl, results in reductions to plant growth and visual quality through

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M. Murshidul Hoque, Husein Ajwa, Mona Othman, Richard Smith, and Michael Cahn

rates of N and P fertilization and there were negative effects of applying high rates of N and P on postharvest quality parameters for both iceberg and romaine lettuce. Weight and visual quality parameters during the storage time in this study increased

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Lifei Chen, Youping Sun, Genhua Niu, Qiang Liu, and James Altland

study using the parameters of shoot growth, visual quality, chlorophyll content, PI, and mineral concentration in response to elevated salinity of irrigation solution. Materials and Methods Plant materials and growing conditions. Rooted cuttings (≈6 cm

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Yan Chen, Regina P. Bracy, Allen D. Owings, and Joey P. Quebedeaux

diluting effect of rapid plant growth under fertilization (data not shown). First-year plant quality. Visual quality ratings of all fertilized perennials were within the range representing “good” (8 to 9) to “excellent” (10) qualities at 5 MAT ( Table 1

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Marisa M. Wall

conditions, only hands from the proximal half of bunches should be treated at doses ≤600 Gy to ensure visual quality of Dwarf Brazilian bananas. With other banana types, the maximum tolerable dose varied with cultivar, but generally irradiation doses >500 Gy

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Iryna Andrenko, Thayne Montague, Cynthia McKenney, and Russell Plowman

levels without serious salt injury symptoms, such as reduction in growth, yield, or visual quality ( Grieve et al., 2008 ; Liu et al., 2020 ). Degradation of visual quality is particularly problematic for ornamental plants ( Veatch-Blohm et al., 2014

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Yuxiang Wang, Youping Sun, Genhua Niu, Chaoyi Deng, Yi Wang, and Jorge Gardea-Torresdey

alopecuroides (L.) Spreng. (fountain grass) showed a very strong salt tolerance with an acceptable visual quality, although plant growth was inhibited by the increasing salinity ( Sun and Palmer, 2018 ). Bouteloua gracilis (Willd. ex Kunth) Lag. ex Griffiths

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Genhua Niu and Denise S. Rodriguez

chromatograph (Dionex, Sunnyvale, CA). Visual quality of the plants was assessed at the end of the experiment based on visual foliar salt damage on all plants. Each plant was given a score of 1 to 5, where 1 = over 50% foliar damage (salt damage: burning and