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For specific information on temperature responses of annual bedding plants or herbaceous perennials, click on those topics.

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Growing your crops above their base temperature
R. Lopez & E. Runkle
(July 2014)
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Dealing with high temperatures
E. Runkle
(May 2014)
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Temperature on chyrsanthemum
E. Runkle & T. Vaid
(July 2013)
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Plant temperature under greenhouse curtains
E. Runkle and M. Blanchard
(Oct. 2012)
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High-temperature stress of bedding plants
E. Runkle
(May 2012)
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Are you recognizing your heating costs?
E. Runkle
(Nov. 2011)
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Measuring greenhouse temperature
E. Runkle
(Mar. 2011)
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Implications of base temperature
E. Runkle and M. Blanchard
(Jan. 2011)
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The fundamentals of temperature
E. Runkle
(Nov. 2010)
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Greenhouse temperature considerations
E. Runkle and M. Blanchard
(Oct. 2010)
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Why use Virtual Grower?
E. Runkle & J. Frantz
(Oct. 2009)
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Grow warm or grow cool?
E. Runkle
(July 2009)
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Controlling height with temperature drops
E. Runkle
(Apr. 2009)
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Calculating ADT (average daily temperature)
E. Runkle
(Dec. 2008)
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Fanning uniformity in the greenhouse
E. Runkle
(May 2008)
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Vernalizing perennials
E. Runkle
(Sep. 2007)
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Using +DIF to lower fuel costs
E. Runkle
(Feb. 2007)
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Manage temperatures for the best spring crops
E. Runkle
(Jan. 2007)
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Avoiding ethylene problems
E. Runkle & R. Beaudry
(Oct. 2006)
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Temperature affects growth
E. Runkle
(Apr. 2006)
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Temperature effects on floriculture crops and energy consumption
E. Runkle
(Jan/Feb 2006)
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Optimize your temperatures
E. Runkle
(Dec. 2004)

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  This page was last edited Jul 23, 2014.
  Please send your comments to Dr. Erik Runkle runkleer@msu.edu

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