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Factors Affecting Flowering of Bougainvillea


W. P. Hackett

Author Affiliations

W. P. Hackett, Department of Agricultural Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles; and R. M. Sachs, Department of Landscape Horticulture, U. C., Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 19(9):13-13. DOI:10.3733/ca.v019n09p13. September 1965.

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difficultyis usually encountered in promoting flowering of bougainvillea in the nursery. Several reports suggest that some species are short-day plants, yet flowering in the coastal southern California landscape commonly occurs during the spring and summer months when days are longe. Some environmental factors other than daylength apparently affect flowering in bougainvillea.

Hackett W. 1965. Factors Affecting Flowering of Bougainvillea. Hilgardia 19(9):13-13. DOI:10.3733/ca.v019n09p13
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