Flower opening and closure: a review

@inproceedings{Doorn2003FlowerOA,
  title={Flower opening and closure: a review},
  author={Wouter G. van Doorn and Uulke van Meeteren},
  year={2003}
}
Flower opening and closure are traits of a reproductive syndrome, as it allows pollen removal and/or pollination. Various types of opening can be distinguished such as nocturnal and diurnal and single or repetitive. Opening is generally due to cell expansion. Osmotic solute levels increase by the conversion of polysaccharides (starch or fructan) to monosaccharides, and/or the uptake of sugars from the apoplast. Repeated opening and closure movements are often brought about by differential… CONTINUE READING

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