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Old 07-07-2014, 12:37 AM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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Japanese scientists say they have found a way to slow down the ageing process in flowers by up to a half, meaning bouquets could remain fresh for much longer.

Researchers at the National Agriculture and Food Research Organisation in Tsukuba, east of Tokyo, said they had found the gene believed to be responsible for the short shelf-life of flowers in one Japanese variety of morning glory.

Read more at: Japan scientists find ageing cure - for flowers
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Old 08-13-2014, 09:04 PM
 
Location: Granger Indiana.
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