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Re: H. 'Flamboyant'

  • Subject: Re: H. 'Flamboyant'
  • From: halinar@open.org
  • Date: Tue, 15 Oct 2002 21:39:29 -0700 (PDT)


>I guess I am asking if this trait is apt to be genetic, or a result
>of environmental conditions?

Fasciation in some plants has been shown to be caused by a bacteria.  
The bacteric produces some growth regulator chemicals that produce the 
distorted growth.  This is probably the cause of all fasciation.

Joe Halinar

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