Separation of abscisic acid, indole-3-acetic acid, gibberellic acid in 99 R (Vitis berlandieri x Vitis rupestris) and Rose Oil (Rosa damascena Mill.
What does GA stand for?
GA stands for Gibberellic Acid (plant hormone)
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Introduction Gibberellic acid (GA) is the plant hormone that regulates the growth and development such as seed germination, cell elongation, as well as flower and fruit development (Hartweck, 2008).
This has been tested in species such as Albizia grandibracteata, where three concentrations of gibberellic acid promoted germination with respect to the control (Tigabu and Oden, 2001).
The liquor is mixed with a tiny quantity of Gibberellic acid, an important plant hormone that improves seed germination and plant growth as well as size, and then with water.
Gibberellic acid has also been reported to suppress sprouting while thiabendazole and deltamethine reduced insect pests of yam in storage .
Effect of seed scarification, gibberellic acid and temperature on seed germination of two multipurpose Albizia species from Ethiopia.
An example: He wants to see whether compounds called growth regulators, like cytokinins or gibberellic acid, can coax plants to yield bigger--and seedless--berries.
Gibbing" is the term used when gibberellic acid is applied to the flower bud.