Determination of Relative Auxin Content in Hermaphrodite and Andromonoecious Cucumis sativus L.

@article{Galun1965DeterminationOR,
  title={Determination of Relative Auxin Content in Hermaphrodite and Andromonoecious Cucumis sativus L.},
  author={Esra Galun and Shamay Izhar and Dan Atsmon},
  journal={Plant physiology},
  year={1965},
  volume={40 2},
  pages={
          321-6
        }
}
A cau.sal relationship between growth substances and sex expression probably exists in Cucumis sativus L. (cucumber). This.assumption is based on a number of publications which documented a shift towards femaleness in monoe,cious cucumbers treated with auxins (8), or with growth retardants (16). An even more remarkable shift, but towards maleness, was caused by gibbe,rellins (24). The experimental modification of sex expression of C. sativus and other plant species by growth substances was… 

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