hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

Re: Two Formulas for Hosta Gardening

In a message dated 03/08/2001 11:38:18 AM Central Standard Time, 
Traveler200000@aol.com writes:

<< ecided to simply experiment with 3 batches (exposure time/intensity) to 
 fulfill his desire to "work" in this area.
 ...Jim this problem is truly frustrating and gnawing at me. Is no one 
 this information?

I am not Jim-so forgive me for my response.

But why do you want irradiated seeds?  What do you expect from them?

I know that irradiation was a fad many years ago-but produced little of any 
thing worth while in any of the plant groups were it was utilized. Thus it is 
not done now with any constancy this is probably why you cannot find any one 
to give you information.  It is just is not happening.

Currently in plant studies a lot of work is being done in protoplast fusion 
and somatic hybridization plus the hot field of transformation using a gene 

If you have not yet posted your questions to the tissue culture list serve, 
they might be able to help you, I am sure that a number of the professors 
there have done diffrent irradiation experiments in the past.

To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@mallorn.com with the

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement
Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index