Michael Reid

Professor Emeritus of Environmental Horticulture


Plant Sciences

Offices and Labs

102 Environmental Horticulture


1968 PhD Cell Biology University of Auckland
1966 MS Microbiology University of Auckland
1965 BS Botany University of New Zealand

CBS Grad Group Affiliations

Plant Biology

Specialties / Focus

Plant Biology
  • Cell and Developmental Biology

Teaching Interests

Postharvest biology in general, and the postharvest technology of ornamental crops.


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  • Celikel FG, Dodge LL and MS Reid. 2002. Efficacy of 1-MCP (1-methylcyclopropene) and promalin for extending the postharvest life of oriental lilies (Lilium x 'Mona Lisa' and 'Stargazer'). Sci. Horti.. 93(2):149-155
  • Cameron AC and MS Reid. 2001. 1-MCP blocks ethylene induced petal abscission of Perlargonium peltatum but the effect is transient. Postharvest Biology and Technology. 22:169-177
  • Waithaka K, Reid MS and LL Dodge. 2001. Cold storage and flower keeping quality of cut tuberose (Polianthes tuberose L.). Hort. Sci. & Biotech. 76(3):271-275