Ethephon Forces Plumeria for Winter Flowering

Publication Year:
2001
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Repository URL:
http://hdl.handle.net/10125/12268
Author(s):
Criley, Richard A.
Tags:
ethephon; plumeria; flowering; Hawaii
article description
Ethephon treatment during September-October to defoliate plumeria cultivars was tested and found to lead to early inflorescence bud appearance and flowering than on nontreated trees. If registration for the use were obtained, the practice can be of advantage to Hawaii's lei flower industry.