Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/8304
Title: Late 20th century warming in a coastal horticultural region and its effects on tree phenology
Contributor(s): Olesen, Trevor David  (author)
Publication Date: 2011
Open Access: Yes
DOI: 10.1080/01140671.2010.550627Open Access Link
Handle Link: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/8304
Abstract: Temperature records (1963–2009) from Alstonville, northern New South Wales, Australia, were examined for long-term trends using two methods: annual smoothing using a sine curve; and temperature-based phenological models applied to different parts of the year. Both methods indicated strong seasonality in warming, with winters increasing by 1.5°C over the period, but summers largely unchanged. Estimates of spring custard apple flower development time decreased by c. 13 days (20%) from 1963/64–2008/09; estimates of autumn litchi flush development decreased by c. 8 days (7%); estimates of winter macadamia flush development decreased by c. 17 days (12%) but summer flush development was not affected; and estimates of mango fruit development decreased by c. 12–16 days (7–8%) depending on variety.
Publication Type: Journal Article
Source of Publication: New Zealand Journal of Crop and Horticultural Science, 39(2), p. 119-129
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Asia Pacific
Place of Publication: Singapore
ISSN: 0114-0671
1175-8783
Field of Research (FOR): 060703 Plant Developmental and Reproductive Biology
Peer Reviewed: Yes
HERDC Category Description: C1 Refereed Article in a Scholarly Journal
Statistics to Oct 2018: Visitors: 118
Views: 118
Downloads: 0
Appears in Collections:Journal Article

Files in This Item:
2 files
File Description SizeFormat 
Show full item record

SCOPUSTM   
Citations

6
checked on Nov 30, 2018

Page view(s)

50
checked on Feb 8, 2019
Google Media

Google ScholarTM

Check

Altmetric


Items in Research UNE are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.