Boronia heterophylla vase life is influenced more by ethylene than by bacterial numbers or vase solution pH
Virginia G Williamson, Daryl C Joyce
Postharvest Biology and Technology | ELSEVIER | Published : 2013
VGW was the recipient of an Australian Postgraduate Research Award. We thank the Australian Flora Foundation for providing funds to purchase the flowers used in this study. We gratefully acknowledge Dr. Wouter van Doom for suggesting the monitoring of bacterial numbers throughout the normal harvest maturity study, Dr. Ian Davies and Dr. Patrick Laplagne for statistical advice and Shirley Dawson for the photographs.