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  [Aroid-l] Petiole Shortening
From: ted.held at us.henkel.com (ted.held at us.henkel.com) on 2008.04.10 at 16:22:01(17366)

I forwarded your comments on to Jim and was glad to find you think, as I
do, that the effect might be reversible. That would be an elegant
experiment that would prove that this is a physical characteristic of the

As far as the normal shortening (or lengthening) of petioles and
internodes and such in response to light, my feeling is that this applies
to new growth. Does anyone know otherwise? This is a different case than
that, and it has me puzzled.


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