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Effect of photoperiod on flowering of cypress vine (Ipomea quamoclit L.)
Author(s): Yasuhiko Koike
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Paper Abstract

Plants of Ipomoea quamoclit L. were exposed to an 8-hour photoperiod under natural daylight, which was supplemented with 60 W incandescent lamps to give an 8- to 24-hour day. Under photoperiods of 12 hours or less, flower buds were initiated, while the period from bud formation to flowering was shortened in plants grown under a 12-hour photoperiod. Photoperiods of 12 hours or less had no effect on plant height and number of nodes. The present results suggest that Ipomoea quamoclit L. is a short-day plant.

Paper Details

Date Published: 17 May 2013
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 8881, Sensing Technologies for Biomaterial, Food, and Agriculture 2013, 888103 (17 May 2013); doi: 10.1117/12.2030693
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Yasuhiko Koike, Tokyo Univ. of Agriculture (Japan)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 8881:
Sensing Technologies for Biomaterial, Food, and Agriculture 2013
Naoshi Kondo, Editor(s)

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