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Shi-Ying Wang

76 ORAL SESSION 13 (Abstr. 478-483) Floriculture: Postharvest Physiology/Plant Growth Regulators

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Helen E. Hammond, Richard K. Schoellhorn, Sandra B. Wilson and Jeffrey G. Norcini

cumbersome size for handling and shipping. Applications of plant growth regulators (PGRs) may help to extend the amount of time these plants can be held before distribution and sale, to improve visual quality, and to facilitate shipping. There are many PGRs

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Craig A. Campbell

142 WORKSHOP 19 (Abstr. 688-690) Opportunities and Challenges in the Development and Registration of Plant Growth Regulators Wednesday, 26 July, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon

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D.W. Williams and P.B. Burrus

1 Assistant Professor. 2 Research Specialist. We gratefully acknowledge partial funding of this project by the United States Golf Association and the Kentucky Turfgrass Council. Discussions of herbicides and plant growth regulators imply no

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Sarah A. White, Holly L. Scoggins, Richard P. Marini and Joyce G. Latimer

fulfillment of the requirements for the MS degree. The authors gratefully acknowledge the technical assistance of Velva Groover. Plant material generously provided by Yoder Green Leaf, Lancaster, Pa. Multivariate repeated measures analysis of plant growth

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Khalid M. Elhindi, Yaser Hassan Dewir, Abdul-Wasea Asrar, Eslam Abdel-Salam, Ahmed Sharaf El-Din and Mohamed Ali

dormancy, various methods like scarification, pretreatment with plant growth regulators (PGRs), and temperature shocks are used to break dormancy ( Copeland and McDonald 2001 ; Hidayati et al., 2012 ). Plant seed germination depends on both intrinsic and

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James T. Brosnan, Adam W. Thoms, Gregory K. Breeden and John C. Sorochan

, whereas soil compaction negatively alters soil physical properties ( Carrow and Petrovic, 1992 ). Plant growth regulators (PGRs) have been defined as organic compounds that alter turfgrass growth or development by targeting the actions of plant hormones

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Martin Makgose Maboko and Christian Phillipus Du Plooy

·L −1 ( Table 2 ). This is in agreement with Chhonkar and Ghufran (1968) , who reported that plant height decreased in tomato plants treated with an increased concentration of NAA. Table 2. Effect of plant growth regulators on sweet pepper yield in a

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Amir Rezazadeh, Richard L. Harkess and Guihong Bi

Hertogh, A.A. Nelson, P.V. 1999 Effects of plant growth regulators applied as sprays or media drenches on forcing of Dutch-grown bleeding heart as a flowering potted plant HortTechnology 9 630 635 Krug, B.A. Whipker, B.E. McCall, I. Dole, J.M. 2005

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Marisa Y. Thompson, Jennifer Randall, Richard J. Heerema and Dawn VanLeeuwen

and orchard management schedules and weather ( Table 1 ). Table 1. Dates of plant growth regulator applications in mature and immature pecan orchards, 2014–2015. Data collection and statistical analysis. Return bloom response variables were analyzed by