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PHYTOCHROME C plays a major role in the acceleration of wheat flowering under long-day photoperiod
Significance Plants perceive day length as a critical environmental signal to trigger major changes in development. Multiple light sensors participate in day-length perception, the most important ofExpand
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Direct foliar effects of simulated acid rain. II: Leaf surface characteristics
Summary The effects of foliar applications of simulated acid rain (pH 5–6, 4.0, 3.0 and 2.0) were observed for seedlings of four deciduous tree species native to the eastern United States,Expand
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Influence of cell integrity on textural properties of raw, high pressure, and thermally processed onions.
UNLABELLED The integrity of onion cells and its impact on tissue texture after high pressure and thermal processing was studied. The contribution of cell membranes and the pectic component of cellExpand
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Texture, composition and anatomy of spinach leaves in relation to nitrogen fertilization.
BACKGROUND The postharvest quality and shelf life of spinach are greatly influenced by cultural practices. Reduced spinach shelf life is a common quandary in the Salinas Valley, California, whereExpand
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Spatial congruence between exine pattern, microtubules and endomembranes in Vigna pollen
The role of microtubules and endomembranes in pollen wall pattern formation in Vigna vexillata L. was examined using fluorescence laser scanning confocal microscopy. Indirect immunofluorescence usingExpand
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Prediction of Spinach Quality Based on Pre- and Postharvest Conditions
Nitrogen amendments and water availability have a significant effect on the nutritional quality of spinach. Despite this established knowledge, the specific influence of these interacting factors onExpand
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TEXTILE TECHNOLOGY Neps, Seed-Coat Fragments, and Non-Seed Impurities in Processed Cotton
We studied the effect of mechanical-processing procedures on the presence of defects in cotton. Deltapine (DPL) 50 cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) samples collected from four different ginning (cage,Expand
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Direct foliar effects of simulated acid rain. I. Damage, growth and gas exchange.
SUMMARY The effects of foliar applications of simulated acid rain (pH 5-6, 40, 30 and 2 0) were observed for seedlings of four deciduous tree species native to the eastern United States, LiriodendronExpand
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Pollen exine development precedes microtubule rearrangement inVigna unguiculata (Fabaceae): A model for pollen wall patterning
SummaryAlthough patterns on pollen exines are highly conserved, heritable traits, there is no prevailing explanation for control of pattern development. InVigna unguiculata (Fabaceae), the exineExpand
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