Key features and details
- Water soluble auxin-family plant hormone.
- CAS Number: 60096-23-3
- Purity: > 98%
- Form / State: Solid
- Source: Synthetic
Product nameIndole-3-butyric acid potassium salt, auxin-family plant hormone
DescriptionWater soluble auxin-family plant hormone.
- 4-(3-Indolyl)butyric acid, potassium salt
- IBA K
- Indole butryic acid water soluble
Water soluble auxin-family plant hormone. Thought to be a precursor of indole-3-acetic acid (IAA) the most abundant and the basic auxin natively occurring and functioning in plants. IAA generates the majority of auxin effects in intact plants, and is the most potent native auxin.
Storage instructionsStore at +4°C. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.
Toxic, refer to SDS for further information.
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To our knowledge, customised protocols are not required for this product. Please try the standard protocols listed below and let us know how you get on.
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