Notes: Light During Stratification Hastens Dark-Germination of Loblolly Pine Seed
Abstract:The amount of light that Pinus taeda L. seeds require for germination is reduced by cold moist stratification aimed at breaking seed dormancy. Irradiation with white light during stratification further fulfills the light requirement of these seeds.
Document Type: News
Affiliations: Southern Forest Expt. Sta., Forest Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture
Publication date: 1964-09-01
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