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Effect of photoperiod at low light intensities on growth of four sedges

W. M. Johnson

Effect of photoperiod at low light intensities on growth of four sedges

by W. M. Johnson

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Published by Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Fort Collins, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plant photoperiodism,
  • Plants -- Effect of light on,
  • Carex

  • Edition Notes

    StatementW.M. Johnson.
    SeriesResearch note RM -- 134.
    ContributionsRocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Fort Collins, Colo.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17619803M
    OCLC/WorldCa32406042

    In effect, light intensity can vary depending on the type of color used as well as the wattage amount contained in a bulb. The energy intensity provided by red light stimulates overall growth throughout the plant body, while blue light helps to regulate . K. BATELJA et al.: Effect of photoperiod, cultivar and number of lateral shoots on vegetative growth and flowering of poinsettia 56 second stage is marked by the appearance of the first visible cyathium, and the third and final event begins with the development of the first visible open flower (Snipen et al., ).

    Daylength exerts profound effects on the growth and flowering of many plant species, and manipulation of daylength is essential for scheduling several greenhouse crops. The responses of plants to daylength may appear to be a perplexing subject, but it is easy to understand once some basic concepts are mastered. This article briefly reviews photoperiodism and photoperiod.   The duration of photo-period has the most profound effect on flowering of plants. Plants can be subdivided into following three groups according to their daily requirements of light and dark period to start flowering: 1. Long day plants: These plants require long light periods combined with short dark periods to form flower buds.

      It all depends on what kind of lights you get the 30 watts from. If that is from T5 bulbs in a good reflectors, you have high light intensity in all probability. If it is from 2 screw-in coiled tube CF bulbs with no reflectors you almost certainly have low light. And, other types of bulbs could be in between those categories. Photomorphogenesis is the effect of light intensity and quality on plant growth and development. For example, some seeds require light to germinate. Germination of other seeds is prevented by light. Seedlings are etiolated (tall thin lacking chlorophyll) when grown without light.


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Effect of photoperiod at low light intensities on growth of four sedges. Fort Collins, Colo.: Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, (OCoLC) PDF | Wild populations of the green mojarra Cichlasoma beani, are being pressured by anthropogenic activities.

It is possible to mitigate the | Find, read and cite all. Other researchers highlighted the effect of photoperiod, light quality and light intensity on lettuce growth and development, which altogether define light conditions (Kang et al., ; Muneer et. At low light when the light intensities w or μmol photons m −2 s −1, the cellular glycerol content was maintained at similar levels (, however when the light intensity increased to high light ( and μmol photons m −2 s −1), the cellular glycerol content increased >2-fold compared to the values at low by: Each plant group reacts differently and has different physiology to deal with light intensity.

Some plants do well in low light intensity and would be "burned" with high intensity light while other plants can only do well in full sunlight for long periods of time. If these are put into low light, the slow their growth and eventually die.

This study was done on leaf lettuce, but still interesting The LED ratio was 8 red/ 1blue/ 1whiteEffect of light provided by various light intensities combined with different photoperiods on the growth and morphogenesis of lettuce (Lactuca sativa L.) ‘Hongyeom Jeockchukmyeon’ in a closed-type plant factory system were evaluated in this study.

Variation in Photoperiod. The duration of the light period varies according to such factors as geographic location, distance from the equator, and time of the year.

On March 21 and Septem the sun is directly over the equator and rises and sets exactly in the east and west, such, 12 hours of light and 12 hours of darkness occur at all places on the. A study was conducted to investigate the effect of light intensity (21, 42, and 63 μmol photons m−2 s−1) and photoperiod (,and h light/dark) on the biomass production and its biochemical composition (total carotenoids, chlorophyll a, phycoerythrin (PE), phycocyanin (PC) and allophycocyanin (APC), total protein, and carbohydrates) of a local Cited by: 8.

Photoperiod, or the number of hours of light in a hour period, changes dramatically during the year in temperate regions of the world.

For many floriculture crops, photoperiod controls growth and flowering, and a small change in photoperiod can mean the difference between vegetative growth and rapid flowering.

For example, poinsettias and. Introduction. As a primary source of energy, light is one of the most important environmental factors for plant growth (Fukuda et al.,Goins et al., ).The intensity of light is essential for the growth, morphogenesis and other physiological responses of plants (Ali et al.,Hussey,Schneider et al., ).In particular, wheat (Triticum aestivum L.), which is the Cited by: T1 - Effect of photoperiod and daily light integral on flowering of five Hibiscus sp.

AU - Warner, Ryan M. AU - Erwin, John E. PY - /2/ Y1 - /2/ N2 - The effect of daily light integral (DLI) ( nm) and photoperiod on Hibiscus sp.

growth and flowering was studied. Hibiscus coccineus (Medic.)Cited by:   For more plant species to be suitable for plant factory production, their optimal light regimes need to be optimized.

We evaluated the effects of light quality, light intensity, and photoperiod on the growth and yield of cherry radish grown under red plus blue LEDs in a controlled environment. Radish plants were cultivated under two light qualities with different Cited by: 2.

light intensities ( nm) in excess of2,uE m-2 s-' for extended periods ofthe day throughout the entire course of this experiment (midsummer, photoperiod 14 h).Cited by:   The earliest visible responses of spinach plants (Spinacia oleracea L., cv. Savoy Hybrid ) transferred from short to long days (8 hours of high intensity light supplemented with 16 hours of low intensity illumination from incandescent lamps) were upright leaf orientation and increased elongation of the petioles.

The effect of long days on growth rate was direct; i.e. Abstract. To investigate the effects of light quality (wavelength) on shoot elongation and flower-bud formation in Japanese pear (Pyrus pyrifolia (Burm. f.) Nakai), we treated 1-year-old trees with the following: (i) 8 h sunlight + 16 h dark (SD); (ii) 8 h sunlight + 16 h red light (LD(SD + R)); or (iii) 8 h sunlight + 16 h far-red (FR) light (LD(SD + FR)) daily for 4 Cited by: 1.

The effects of photoperiod on the growth of several tree species-American elm (Ulmus americana), flowering dogwood (Cornus florida), horse chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum), red maple (Acer rubrum), sweet gum (Liquidambar styraciflua), tulip poplar (Liriodendron tulipifera), paulownia (Paulownia tomentosa), Asian white birch (Betula mandshurica), catalpa (Catalpa Cited by: Plants require light for optimum growth and development, but the three different aspects of light, quantity, quality and duration, also have a significant influence on growth.

A plant under natural conditions receives light from the sun; the amount, quality and duration greatly depend on the season of the year, hour of the day, geographical.

Six petunia varieties were used in experiments involving 6 photoperiods ranging from 8 to 16 hours, two kinds of supplementary light (incandescent and fluorescent) and 4 night temperatures (50°, 60°, 70° and 80° F.).

The results confirmed that petunia is a non-obligate long-day plant, the plants receiving the longest photoperiod flowering first, and those receiving the shortest Cited by: Abstract. Fragments of thalli of the liverwort, Sphaerocarpos donnellii Aust., inoculated into liquid medium containing sucrose and mineral salts, attain a much greater dry weight after 9 days growth in continuous white light than in darkness.

Light causes this difference by increasing the rate of growth of the plants. This growth response is mediated by the pigment systems of Cited by: 6. Photoperiod is remaining same in their past situation.

The light Short-Day Plants Need Low Pfr Phytochromes are two types on the basis of the red and far-red light spectrum. The Pfr absorbs the light nm in the day time, it conversion the energy to Pr in the right conditions by slow process and to activate Pr to induce for florigen.

As wellAuthor: Mukesh Singh Mer, Brij Lal Attri. Light intensity, photoperiod duration, daily light flux and coral growth of Galaxea fascicularis in an aquarium setting: a matter of photons? - Volume 92 Issue 4 - Miriam Schutter, Rosa M. van der Ven, Max Janse, Johan A.J.

Verreth, René H. Wijffels, Ronald OsingaCited by: to light intensity, air temperature, and soil moisture stress in a 3 x 3 x 2 factorial experiment. They found that a reduction of light intensity from 17 to 6 ca1 cm-2hr-1 did not alter individual leaf size, but did result in shorter plants with fewer tillers.

Shoots, roots, and grain dry matter were reduced. Shading reduced the translocation ofFile Size: 2MB. Light response curve of photosynthesis was measured using CIRAS-2 gas analyzer (PP Systems, USA).

CO 2 concentration was fixed at ~ μmol CO 2 mol air −1; the sample temperature was 25 °C; PAR light intensities were, and μmol photons m −2 s −1, given at an interval of 15 min for each light by: