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Gibberellic Acid Reduces Flowering Intensity in Sweet Orange [Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck] by Repressing CiFT Gene Expression

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Gibberellic Acid Reduces Flowering Intensity in Sweet Orange [Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck] by Repressing CiFT Gene Expression

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Muñoz Fambuena, N.; Mesejo Conejos, C.; Gonzalez Más, MC.; Iglesias, DJ.; Primo-Millo, E.; Agustí Fonfría, M. (2012). Gibberellic Acid Reduces Flowering Intensity in Sweet Orange [Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck] by Repressing CiFT Gene Expression. Journal of Plant Growth Regulation. 31(4):529-536. doi:10.1007/s00344-012-9263-y

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Title: Gibberellic Acid Reduces Flowering Intensity in Sweet Orange [Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck] by Repressing CiFT Gene Expression
Author: Muñoz Fambuena, Natalia Mesejo Conejos, Carlos Gonzalez Más, Mª Carmen Iglesias, Domingo J. Primo-Millo, Eduardo Agustí Fonfría, Manuel
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Instituto Agroforestal Mediterráneo - Institut Agroforestal Mediterrani
Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Producción Vegetal - Departament de Producció Vegetal
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Abstract:
In Citrus, gibberellic acid (GA(3)) applied at the floral bud inductive period significantly reduces flowering intensity. This effect is being used to improve the fruit set of parthenocarpic cultivars that tend to flower ...[+]
Subjects: AP1 , Citrus , FLC , Flowering , FT , Gene expression , Gibberellic acid , LFY , SOC1 , TFL1
Copyrigths: Cerrado
Source:
Journal of Plant Growth Regulation. (issn: 0721-7595 )
DOI: 10.1007/s00344-012-9263-y
Publisher:
Springer Verlag
Publisher version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00344-012-9263-y
Thanks:
This research was supported by grants from INIA-Spain (Project No. RTA2009-00147-C02-00). We thank Dr. Debra Westall (Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Spain) for revising the manuscript.
Type: Artículo

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