Michael Reid

Position Title
Professor Emeritus

Department of Plant Sciences, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

102 Environmental Horticulture

Grad Group Affiliations

  • Plant Biology

Specialties / Focus

  • Cell and Developmental Biology


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


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