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  1. Vol. 54 No. 4, p. 294-297
    Received: Sept 14, 1961

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Factors Affecting Tillering in Alfalfa1

  1. Everett R. Cowett and
  2. Milton A. Sprague2



Tillering of established alfalfa plants was increased by anti-auxin application and a short photoperiod, whereas tillering of seedlings was increased by:long photoperiods. Soil moisture, light intensity, temperature, mineral nutrition, and cutting treatment altered bud and stem development concurrently as they affected vigor and over-all growth.

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