The ISHS Young Mind Award is an award for the best oral presentation of young researchers. The title of this presentation was ‘FarRed during daytime impedes flowering in Chysanthemum under blue extended long day’.
Sharath is a PhD candidate of the Horticulture and Product Physiology group (HPP).
His research focuses on flowering in Chrysanthemum; his supervisors are Dr Ep Heuvelink, Dr Wim van Ieperen and Prof Dr Leo Marcelis.
This research is a cooperation with the breeding company Deliflor.