LED for Healing of Grafted Tomato Transplants

NC State LogoThis study utilizes LED grow lights to promote healing of grafted tomatoes in healing chambers. Healing is considered the most critical step of grafting tomato seedlings for propagation. Healing is the joining of cambium between rootstock and scion to form vascular tissue.

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Poster Session presented at American Society for Horticultural Science Annual Conference, 2016, in Atlanta, Georgia

Authors

  • Jimmy Byrtus, LumiGrow, Inc., Emeryville, California, USA
  • Christian Collado, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
  • Gregory Sheets, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
  • Melanie Yelton, LumiGrow, Inc., Emeryville, California, USA
  • Ricardo Hernández, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA