Planta

, Volume 70, Issue 3, pp 304–306

Induction of flowering in a duckweed — Wolffia microscopica — By a new kinin, zeatin

  • Satish C. Maheshwari
  • Rukmani Venkataraman
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Satish C. Maheshwari
    • 1
  • Rukmani Venkataraman
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BotanyUniversity of DelhiDelhiIndia

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