Volume 16 Number 3 Summer 2004


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Letter from the President
Bob Wollam

Branding Signs of the Times
Patrick Zweifel

Culture Profile  Flowering Poppy Anemone
Meriam Karlsson

Back to Basics  Consider a Germination Room for Young Plants
John W. Bartok, Jr.

Research Updates
Salicylic Acid Inhibits Gravitropic Response
Inhibition of Leaf Senescence in Alstroemeria
Prolonging Flower Longevity in Alstroemeria
Megan Bame

Postharvest Treatment of Hydrangea  Hydrangea paniculata ‘Kyushu’
Todd Leeson, Robert McNiel, and Sharon Bale 

Postharvest Update  Summer Kickoff
Gay Smith

ASCFG News

Regional Reports
Northeast
Ed Pincus
Mid-Atlantic
Dave Dowling
Souteast
Jon Landwer
Midwest
Mimo Davis
South-Central
Dianne Cousins
West
Brenda Smith
Northwest
Pat Zweifel

ASCFG Research Foundation Report  Does Plastic Mulch Color Make a Difference on Small Field Plots?
Chuck Schuster, Stanton Gill, David Martin, and Suzanne Klick

Grower Profile  David Dahlson, Floral Fulfillment to America Miami, Florida
Will Fulton

Letter from Oberlin
Judy M. Laushman