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Yan Chen, Regina P. Bracy, Allen D. Owings, and Donald J. Merhaut

perennial macrophytes were able to identify the optimum timing for shoot harvesting to minimize detrimental influence on plant growth in subsequent seasons ( Asaeda et al., 2008 ). The use of floating wetlands (also called floating islands) for stormwater

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Juan Guillermo Cruz-Castillo

‘Utopia’ [ Zantedeschia aethiopica (L.) K. Spreng] is a perennial calla developed by Chapingo Autonomous University, Mexico. The calla belongs to the Araceae family and is an ornamental native of Africa ( Kuehny, 2000 ). In Mexico it is popular

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Maren E. Veatch-Blohm and Lindsay Morningstar

Kozai, 2004 ). Plants in the genus Zantedeschia K. Koch, referred to as a group as calla lilies, are important ornamental plants in demand internationally throughout the year ( Halligan et al., 2004 ; Leal-Rojas et al., 2007 ). Both white and colored

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Cristian E. Loyola, John M. Dole, and Rebecca Dunning

, including edible flowers (1 respondent), fillers (3), flowering branches (4), foliages (8), grasses, grains, and millets (14), herbs (3), natives (2), perennials (3), vines (1), and other woody trees, shrubs, and vines (4). Table 4. Respondents to a 2017

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W. Garrett Owen and Roberto G. Lopez

Herbaceous perennials are propagated from seed (plugs), cuttings (liners), divisions, and tissue-cultured plantlets, and in 2015 had a reported wholesale value of $120 million for the 15 top-producing states ( U.S. Department of Agriculture, 2016

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Anna Kapczyńska and Małgorzata Malik

differently to the same method of soaking bulbs in flurprimidol. Janowska (2010) tested six cultivars of calla lily ( Zantedeschia albomaculata ), applying flurprimidol directly to the soil in concentrations ranging from 75 to 150 mg·L −1 . Not all cultivars

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Ben A. Bergmann, John M. Dole, and Ingram McCall

time ( Jie et al., 2003 ; JongWon et al., 2000 ), calla lily ( Zantedeschia albomaculata ) to increase the number of flowers and shorten production time ( Ball, 1991 ), and species in which GA 3 can be used to break dormancy such as liatris ( Liatris

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María José Gómez-Bellot, Pedro Antonio Nortes, María Fernanda Ortuño, María Jesús Sánchez-Blanco, Karoline Santos Gonçalves, and Sebastián Bañón

results are more in accordance with Miyamoto et al. (2004) who reported that euonymus is able to support 6 to 8 dS·m −1 , because the total growth in our plants was not negatively affected by salinity. Similar results were observed in cultivars of calla

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Neil O. Anderson and Richard T. Olsen

continued to the present day. Burbank contributed to canna development at the tail end of the first wave of interest in these tropical perennials. Coincidentally, Burbank unknowingly crossed a canna ‘Crozy’-hybrid selection with Canna flaccida , a North

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John M. Dole, Zenaida Viloria, Frankie L. Fanelli, and William Fonteno

Specialty cut flowers comprise a large number of species, including trees, shrubs, and herbaceous annuals and perennials. Two key aspects of the specialty cut flower industry are introducing new species and marketing flowers with a long postharvest