The Effect of After-Ripening Treatment on the Germination of Eastern Hemlock Seed
Abstract:Technique of handling seed rather than its quality is often responsible for low germination. The author gave his experimental seed an after-ripening treatment by stratification at low temperatures and found its germination per cent to have increased beyond that generally accepted for the species.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Brown Company, Berlin, N. H.
Publication date: 1930-10-01
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