Lateral bud outgrowth on decapitated shoots of low-pruned mulberry (Morus alba L.).

Abstract

After decapitation, lateral shoot growth of mulberry coppice (Morus alba L. cv. Shin-ichinose) from 10-year-old stumps had an extremely acrotonic form compared with that of intact one-year-old stems of trees during the spring. When one dominant shoot from each stump was decapitated, only a few upper lateral buds grew out and elongated. Defoliation of the… (More)

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@article{Suzuki1988LateralBO, title={Lateral bud outgrowth on decapitated shoots of low-pruned mulberry (Morus alba L.).}, author={T Suzuki and Masayasu Kitano and Kimitoshi Kohno}, journal={Tree physiology}, year={1988}, volume={4 1}, pages={53-60} }