, 10 plants were randomly selected from the central two rows in each plot and tagged to record the final plant height (cm), number of monopodial and sympodial branches, squares, flowers, opened bolls per plant, boll weight (g) and seed cotton yield (kg ha-1).
DisplaySetting up an attractive display is easy with blooming
teas, because their natural beauty will draw customers without any effort.
Purchase a wildflower tag to help keep Georgia's roads blooming
Most types are perennial, blooming
in late spring and early summer, yet seldom persisting for more than a few years.
A 1999 Titan Arum blooming
at the Huntington Botanical Gardens in California drew 76,000 physical visitors.
Poppies and other wildflowers - including fiddlenecks and filaree, usually the earliest of the valley's native flowers - are blooming
at spots along the roads leading to the reserve.
SIMI VALLEY - Cherry trees started blooming
at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum just in time for the debut Friday of the library's Cherry Blossom Festival, a celebration of friendship and Japanese culture.
The wine-colored arctotis would be a nice complement to the saucer magnolia (Magnolia x soulangeana) trees that are also blooming
at this time.
LANCASTER - Golden poppy blossoms are blooming
all over the Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve, which will open its visitors center today - the earliest opening it its history.
THOUSAND OAKS - Wildflowers are carpeting local hillsides with brilliant patches of purple, yellow and blue - blooming
earlier than at anytime in recent memory thanks to a series of heavy rainstorms and the hot, dry weather that followed.
Jonquils, which will start blooming
in late winter, are miniature daffodils with a spicy smell.
On Friday, the reserve itself had few poppies, though the hills were green with grass and redstem filaree, and patches of poppies were blooming
in a field facing the reserve's main entrance.
The state wildflower can be found blooming
on the warmest, sunniest slopes along Godde Hill Road and in Leona Valley, normally the first local spots where poppies show.
Like most figwort species, they stop blooming
in cold weather and do not accept heat all that well.
In addition, Bella Rossa has a long blooming
season, and sets many buds, even on young plants.