Photoselective film proves effective for controlling height in potted gardenia plants
MAGNESIA, GREECETo grow the high-quality potted plants preferred by consumers, many growers use chemical "regulators" designed to affect plant growth and development. The use of chemical growth retardants is standard practice in the production of compact gardenia
plants; the chemicals are used to ...
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...seeking more pollen to eat, inadvertently are lured into female cycad cones and pollinate them.
Its totally unusual, like being in a room with one gardenia
versus lots of them, says Terry. The female cones never have as strong an odor as the male cones, but they still attract a few of the flying thrips e...
Gardenia fruit compound starting point for diabetes therapy
... A gardenia
fruit extract traditionally used in Chinese medici...oncentrations to rise.
The team discovered that gardenia
extract contains the chemical "genipin." Previousl...e medicine led the team to consider the extract of gardenia
jasminoides Ellis fruits. Pancreas cells taken fro...