Maximising root quality of waxflower tube stock suitable for field planting

Summary

unknown

Program

New and Emerging Plant Industries

Research Organisation

Western Australian Agriculture Authority, a body corporate established under the Biosecurity and Agriculture Management Act 2007

Objective Summary

To develop a method for propagating waxflower plants including new hybrids to eliminate root spiralling and consequent root failure following planting out in the field through: . Determine the characteristics of a propagation tube to prevent root spiralling. . Changes in nursery practice to better manage tube stock during propagation . Developing protocols for better management of plants pre planting out . Developing protocol for field establishment . Developing information products

Project Code

PRJ-000469

Project Stage

Closed

Project Start Date

Wednesday, October 1, 2003

Project Completion Date

Friday, October 24, 2008

Journal Articles From Project

Not Available

National Priority

An environmentally sustainable Australia

National Priority

Adoption of R&D

National Priority

NEPI-Incubate new and emerging plant industries, support breakthrough projects

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Maximising root quality of waxflower tube stock suitable for field planting