Accession Number:

AD0724632

Title:

The Role of Ethylene in Plant Growth and Development

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FORT DETRICK FREDERICK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

Contributions to the study of ethylene as a plant hormone are reviewed. Particularly mentioned are its role in germination, bud dormancy, root geotropism, seedling growth, bulb formation, epinasty, motor tissue movement, hook opening, soil levels, flowering, phytogerontological processes, and air pollution.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE