Chapter 9. Seasons and Weather

  1. David S. Ingram,
  2. Daphne Vince-Prue and
  3. Peter J. Gregory
  1. Daphne Vince-Prue

Published Online: 16 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470995341.ch9

Science and the Garden: The Scientific Basis of Horticultural Practice

Science and the Garden: The Scientific Basis of Horticultural Practice

How to Cite

Vince-Prue, D. (2002) Seasons and Weather, in Science and the Garden: The Scientific Basis of Horticultural Practice (eds D. S. Ingram, D. Vince-Prue and P. J. Gregory), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470995341.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 3 JUL 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632053087

Online ISBN: 9780470995341

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Keywords:

  • day-length;
  • flowering;
  • storage organs;
  • temperature;
  • water and light

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Day-length

  • Flowering

  • How is day-length detected by the leaf?

  • Storage organs

  • Leaf fall and dormancy

  • Temperature

  • Damage by below-freezing temperatures

  • Water and light