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Bruce W. Wood

and Dwivedi, 1977 ; Nicholas and Thomas, 1954 ; Nishida et al., 2012 ). However, there is little information regarding the reverse Fe on Ni antagonism, especially in woody perennials. Cataldo et al. (1978) found that Fe 2+ suppresses Ni 2

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Mary Woodhead, Ailsa Weir, Kay Smith, Susan McCallum, Katrin MacKenzie and Julie Graham

Conventional plant breeding in woody perennials like red raspberry is a long and expensive process, in terms of the time required to reach a stage where certain traits can be assessed and the space required to grow the large number of plants

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James J. Polashock, Rajeev Arora, Yanhui Peng, Dhananjay Naik and Lisa J. Rowland

thaliana , are induced quickly in response to cold and drought stress ( Fowler and Thomashow, 2002 ; Gilmour et al., 1998 ; Liu et al., 1998 ; Shinwari et al., 1998 ; Stockinger et al., 1997 ). In woody perennials such as blueberry ( Vaccinium spp

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Mahmoud Panjtandoust and David J. Wolyn

strong chilling requirement associated with dormancy release at high temperatures. In woody perennial plants, species with strong chilling requirements have higher cold tolerance and require higher spring temperatures to trigger the deacclimation process

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Antonios E. Tsagkarakis, Michael E. Rogers and Timothy M. Spann

, L.C. Zheng, Y. Khuong, T. Lovatt, C.J. 2010 Prohexadione-calcium affects shoot growth of evergreen subtropical woody perennials differently than deciduous temperate zone woody perennials—Is it a case of apples and oranges? Acta Hort. 884 249 256

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Ana V. de Souza, José E.B.P. Pinto, Suzan K.V. Bertolucci, Ricardo M. Corrêa, Larissa C. do B. Costa and William E. Dyer

Lychnophora pinaster Mart. (arnica; Asteraceae) is a native woody perennial species from Brazil endemic to the stony fields of the Brazilian Cerrado, a woodland savanna, where it grows as 0.4- to 2.4-m tall bushes. Flowering occurs from August

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Chris Gottschalk and Steve van Nocker

pollinators are present and active. For many woody perennials growing in temperate climates, including several major horticultural fruit species, flowering spans two growing seasons interrupted by an extended period of winter dormancy. Thus, flowers are

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Kwanjai Pipatchartlearnwong, Akarapong Swatdipong, Supachai Vuttipongchaikij and Somsak Apisitwanich

Asian Palmyra palm (2 n = 36), found widespread in the Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia, is a monocotyledonous dioecious woody perennial tree in the Arecaceae family. This palm tree is important for local agriculture and economies as its

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Ricardo Fernández-Escobar, Miguel A. Sánchez-Zamora, Jorge M. García-Novelo and Concepción Molina-Soria

obvious that the nutrition of woody perennial trees differs in many ways from that of annual herbaceous plants. The presence of storage organs and the ability to reuse nutrients to support the new growth are characteristics of perennial plants that differ

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María José Jiménez-Moreno and Ricardo Fernández-Escobar

a consequence of the ability of the woody perennial plants to reuse P and to the low P removal, as mentioned above, suggesting the low P requirements of these plants. This also could explain the lack of response to P fertilization under field