growth regulator

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(botany) a plant product that acts like a hormone

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Next, it is necessary to call a pest control company to apply insect growth regulators and other sprays to eradicate any lingering pests.
The experimental medium for shoot regeneration consists of full strength MS macro and micro mineral elements and different concentrations of plant growth regulator.
The combination of growth regulators and concentrations showed that IBA (4000 ppm) had the highest (38.
GJ: While our parent company--Fine Holdings Limited-was founded in 1983 in the United Kingdom as a leading supplier of Plant Growth Regulators (PGRs) to world markets, Fine Americas, Inc.
In conclusion, the effectiveness of Citrullus colocynthis callus culture induction, total cucurbitacins and cucurbitacin-E depends on the type and concentration of growth regulator as well as the explant source organ.
Similarly to this variable in the previous experiment (NAAxBA), the lowest and highest growth regulator concentrations tended to induce the worst responses.
A plant growth regulator is an organic compound other than a nutrient (material that supplies either energy or essential mineral elements) that in small amounts promotes, inhibits, or otherwise modifies any physiological process in plants.
Daylength and plant growth regulator (PGR) effect on main shoot and T1 and T2 tiller height and relative elongation rate (RER) in Exp.
Concentration of the growth regulator derived from willow is usually weak.
It can be used not only as a fodder for animals but also improves soil fertility and extract from its leaf serves as growth regulator for different crops.
In addition, studies on the effects of growth regulator on oat yield indicators in the cultivation systems are scarce, indicating the need to conduct the present study as a support in the use of such technology for this species.
Regulation in plant stress tolerance by a potential plant growth regulator, 5-aminolevulinic acid.
Thus, the selection of type and concentration of a growth regulator should be made individually for a given plant species under study.
Effects of the insect growth regulator pyriproxyfen on immature stages of Sunn Pest, Eurygaster integriceps Puton (Heteroptera: Scutelleridae).