Ethephon (CAS No. 16672-87-0) is a plant growth regulator with systemic properties. Nanjing Essence supplys Ethephon 480 g/l SL. Design of packaging and label can be customized from 10mL to 200L.
plant growth regulator with systemic properties
480 g/l SL
packaging and label
Customized 10mL to 200L
Ethephon Mode of action Plant growth regulator with systemic properties. Penetrates into the plant tissues, and is decomposed to ethylene, which affects the growth processes.
Ethephon Applications To promote pre-harvest ripening in apples, currants, blackberries, blueberries, cranberries, morello cherries, citrus fruit, figs, tomatoes, sugar beet and fodder beet seed crops, coffee, capsicums, etc.; to accelerate post-harvest ripening in bananas, mangoes and citrus fruit; to facilitate harvesting by loosening of the fruit in currants, gooseberries, cherries and apples; to increase flower bud development in young apple trees; to prevent lodging in cereals, maize and flax; to induce flowering of Bromeliads; to stimulate lateral branching in azaleas, geraniums and roses; to shorten the stem length in forced daffodils; to induce flowering and regulate ripening in pineapples; to accelerate boll opening in cotton; to modify sex expression in cucumbers and squash; to increase fruit setting and yield in cucumbers; to improve the sturdiness of onion seed crops; to hasten the yellowing of mature tobacco leaves; to stimulate latex flow in rubber trees, and resin flow in pine trees; to stimulate early uniform hull split in walnuts; etc. Maximum application rate per season 2.18 kg/ha for cotton, 0.72 kg/ha for cereals, 1.44 kg/ha for fruit.
Ethephon Compatibility Incompatible with alkaline materials and with solutions containing metal ions, e.g. iron-, zinc-, copper-, and manganese- containing fungicides.